In order to get more people travelling on public transport, the Austrian climate ministry and Klimaticket embarked on a unique and divisive campaign this summer: offering free public transport for a year to people who get a “Klimaticket” tattoo.
Vienna’s public transport provider, Wiener Linien, is looking into options to move parcels from one stop to another with the help of its passengers, as a response to the growing volume of parcels that need to be delivered.
WE-TRANSFORM 5th Stakeholder Forum Workshop 2023 will take place 13-14 June in Vienna, Austria. EU H2020 project WE-TRANSFORM project aims to create a policy agenda to prepare for the automation and related transformation of the workforce in the transport sector. The workshop will present the project's progress and discuss the following four topics:
The Austrian Federal Court of Auditors welcomes tram extension projects in the cities of Graz, Linz and Innsbruck as an important step on Austria’s roadmap to a climate-neutral transport sector by 2040.
A detailed conference programme has been published for the 10th European Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, organised by EuroSafe and the Austrian Road Safety Board (KfV), will take place in Vienna, Austria from 23-24 June 2022. This year, the theme is 'Safety in a digitalized and fast-changing world. How smart will injury prevention get?'
The City of Graz has experienced a strong population growth for at least the last 10 years, and the development of new residential and mixed-use areas has added traffic pressure to the city’s road network. The city is signing ‘Mobility Contracts’ with developers to reduce the need for the provision of parking.