Eltis Spotlight

The importance of transport’s social dimension is becoming increasingly clear - mobility shapes lives and prospects. It is crucial that transport systems are environmentally friendly, inclusive, efficient, and centred on meeting diverse user needs. Yet how can this be accomplished?

Two weeks remaining to apply for the 2018 SUMP Award on multimodality! The call for applications is open until 1 October 2018.

First introduced by the European Commission in 2012, the award helps showcase successful SUMP implementation and honours cities that are demonstrating excellence and raising the profile of SUMPs across Europe. 

The September newsletter highlights the forthcoming CIVITAS Forum, taking place in Umeå, Sweden from 19-21 September. Recent news stories feature innovative new parking charges trialling in London, city pedestrianisation in Spain and the latest policies currently under discussion in the Netherlands.