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Klafthmonos Square in Athens Gets 100 New Parking Spaces

The Municipality of Athens has added 100 parking spaces at the Klafthmonos Square car park, aiming to ease traffic and parking problems in the city center.

Athens Bans Tables and Chairs on Panepistimiou St

The Athens City Council agreed on Monday to ban businesses from placing tables and chairs along central Panepistimiou St.

Athens Announces Tender for the Renovation of Maria Callas’ Home

A City of Athens tender for the renovation of Maria Callas’ former house into the Academy of Lyric Art is open until September 12.

Athens’ Landmark Lykavittos Theater Reopens in September with Concert

The iconic Lykavittos open-air theater in central Athens reopens on September 15 with a concert by Greek composer Stavros Xarchakos.

Ilisia Park in Athens Gets Revamp, Playground Equipment Upgrade

Kids in Athens have a new exciting space for recreation at the revamped playground of the park in the Ilisia neighborhood.

Athens: Emergency Measures for Residents, Visitors to Stay Safe During Heatwave

The Municipality of Athens has announced emergency measures to help residents and visitors keep cool during the heatwave.

Athens and Piraeus Ready to Welcome UEFA Super Cup 2023

Athens and Piraeus are ready to welcome the UEFA Super Cup 2023 this August for the first time.

Athens Mayor Aims to Improve Safety, Enhance Security in City Center

Improving safety in the center of Athens was discussed by Athens Mayor Kostas Bakoyannis and Citizen Protection Minister Notis Mitarachi.

New Era for the Kypseli Central Market ‘Agora’ in Athens

The landmark Kypseli Agora along the Fokionos Negri walkway is back in action as Athens’ latest culture hub.

‘All Athens is a Stage’: 35-day Festival, 59 Events with Free Entrance

The city of Athens for 35 days will transform into one big stage to host theater and music events for all in a number of locations throughout the city.

New Bus Stops, Parking Areas for Tourist Coaches in Athens

Athens Municipality designates bus stops to improve traffic and tourist experience, ensuring convenient access to attractions while minimizing disruptions.

Athens Municipality Announces Two New Green Spaces in Sepolia and Rizoupoli Neighbourhoods

The Municipality of Athens plans to create two new green spaces in the Sepolia and Rizoupoli neighborhoods of the Greek capital.

Athens: Landmark Rest Stop on Philopappou Hill to be Restored

The Philopappou Hill rest stop, which is considered a significant landmark in Athens, will undergo restoration after two decades of neglect.

Athens Municipality Upgrades Citizens’ Helpline

Athens Municipality upgraded its Citizens' Helpline (1595) for direct and efficient response to citizens' concerns, now available 24/7.

Athenian Spring Extravaganza: City Festival Returns

The Athens City Festival is back for its second year, featuring over 200 cultural events taking place throughout May in the Greek capital.

Athens’ Iconic Lykavittos Theater to Reopen in Fall

The iconic Lykavittos open-air theater atop Lycabettus Hill in central Athens will be re-opening this fall, according to Athens Mayor Kostas Bakoyannis.

Athens: Brand New Playground Opens in Metaxourgeio Neighborhood

The Municipality of Athens has opened a new state-of-the-art playground where kids can play, run and explore, in the Metaxourgeio neighborhood.

Plans for New Athens Archaeological Museum Revealed

Greek authorities have unveiled plans for the new Athens Archaeological Museum at Plato’s Academy.

Athens: New Playground Opens at Revamped Kalliga Square

The Municipality of Athens has upgraded the historic Kalliga Square in Kato Patisia, adding a playground as part of the Adopt Your City program.

Athens to Turn Central Avenue into Pedestrian Walkway

Works are set to begin to convert central Vasilissis Olgas Avenue in Athens into a pedestrian walkway.