A series of initiatives focused on sustainable development implemented in Alonissos
means that it will be the first Greece to receive and distribute to residents cloth bags which have been produced with revenue raised from the special tax imposed in stores for the disposal of plastic bags.
This is the result of a fruitful meeting held recently the mayor Petros Vafinis with the president of Greek Recycling Organization (E.O.AN.) Dimitri Politopoulou and Economic Development Director, Organization and Environment of the Greek Society for Local Development and Local Government (E .E.T.A.A.) John Goupio.
Last Tuesday the Alonissos Mayor participated in the general meeting of the Network of Sustainable Islands which aims to promote sustainable development in the Aegean islands.
On the same day, Alonissos mayor, accompanied by MP for Magnesia Mr. Meikopoulo, held a meeting at the Ministry of Interior with Mr. Alexis Haritsis, Interior Minister, who promised to meet the need for technical personnel in the Municipality of Alonissos.