Argostoli Mayor’s Weekly Communication Update

HELLENIC REPUBLIC
PREFECTURE OF KEFALLINIA
MUNICIPALITY OF ARGOSTOLIOU
Mayor
Pl. Vallianou
28100 Argostoli
Tel. 2671360160
Fax: 2671022572
Email: dimarxos_arg@kefallonia.gov.gr

Argostoli, 20-09-2019

1. On Saturday 14 September, the Civil Protection of our Municipality and in cooperation with the Fire Service, Police and the District participated in the extinguishing of the fires in the areas of Vlachata and Simotata.

2. On Sunday, September 15, Deputy Mayor Tsilimidos laid a wreath at the Heroes Monument in Napier for the Day of Remembrance of the Greek Genocide of Asia Minor.

3. On Sunday, September 15th, the Civil Protection of our Municipality in cooperation with the Port Authority hosted 35 refugees at the Agia Pelagia tourist berth. The municipality provided them with essentials and hygiene and the District provided food for them.

4. On Monday, September 16, the Mayor went to Athens where he participated in the Information Meeting of the Newly elected Mayors of the Ionian Islands organized by the Hellenic Society for Local Development & Local Government in collaboration with PEDIN. The purpose of the meeting was to inform the elected officials about the system of governance, financial management and management of the Municipalities in the light of the recent adjustments to the institutional framework. He also participated in the meeting of the Board of Directors of PEDIN.

5. On Tuesday, September 17, the Mayor together with the MP of Kefallinia & Ithaca Mr. Panagis Kappato visited the Secretary General of the Ministry of Culture Mr. George Didaskalou where there was a discussion on issues of culture of our Municipality.

6. On Thursday, September 19, the Ionian Islands Regional Police Director General, Theodoros Athanasopoulos, and the Kefalonia & Ithaca Police Director Mr. Ioannis Boumis paid a formal visit.

7. Road markings continued at various points in the city of Argostoli. The municipal workshops carried out repairs to the public lighting (Devoseto Bridge, Napier Garden, schools etc.). The palm trees affected by the beetle were cut. At the same time, the cleanliness – dignity of the communal areas in all municipal units continues to increase.

8. The Urban Planning & Building Directorate of the Municipality of Argostoli, at the request of the Municipalities of Lixouri and Sami, will assist in their service.

From the Mayor’s Office

2 thoughts on “Argostoli Mayor’s Weekly Communication Update

  • September 20, 2019 at 5:11 pm
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    Really pleased to see the communal areas adjacent to the Bus Station and children play area being maintained on Tuesday 17/9/19.
    Keep it going please!

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    • September 21, 2019 at 6:48 am
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      Agreed Graham,that park has been a mess all Summer and needed some attention,now lets also see if the cars slow down at the designated crossings that have been repainted white so they are actually visible!

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