Urban mobility planning

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Good planning helps choosing and designing the right measures, or packages of measures, for a city’s particular transport context, and getting them off the ground.

A Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) – a strategic plan designed to satisfy the mobility needs of people and businesses in cities and their surroundings for a better quality of life - can play a big role in this regard. To discover more about these plans, visit the dedicated Mobility Plans section on Eltis.

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Od Eltis Team / Aktualizováno: 11 Aug 2015

EC Urban Mobility Video

The Urban Mobility Video is a three-minute film that explains the approach of the European Commission about urban mobility. It starts with a problem-setting part in which, without voice-over, difficult urban mobility situation are shown in slow motion: a cyclist hit by a car, a woman in a crowded bus that has to brake suddenly, a man in his car who can't stand the traffic jams, emissions and noise anymore, pedestrians who do not have enough space to walk on the pavement etc.

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Od Maria Guilarte / Aktualizováno: 23 Sep 2016

A new book published about Mobility Management and Integrated Transport Policies from PhD Thesis in Brazil

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Book´s name
¨Gerenciamento da Mobilidade e Política Integrada dos Transportes
Pesquisa de resultados com sucesso no mundo, contribuindo com uma metodologia proposta para o Brasil e América Latina¨

Printed by Novas Edições Acadêmicas (2016-08-08), Germany

Project Book: ISBN-13: 978-3-8417-2145-7
ISBN-10:3841721451EAN:9783841721457

Language: PT from Brazil

Research vision and contribution for all transport and sustainable mobility community:

Od Hyatt / Aktualizováno: 03 Aug 2016

Do you work in the field of sustainable mobility? Please share your experience!

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I have created a survey intended for individuals and organizations, who are concerned with Sustainable Mobility and Urban Development. The survey seeks to gain key insights into which factors best support change (modal shift) in cities, by better understanding the priorities, strategies and experiences of all who are concerned with this topic.

Od alainlhostis / Aktualizováno: 21 Apr 2016

How many European cities have SUMPs?

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in the context of the starting European H2020 project MOBLITY4EU, I would like to know how many cities in Europe have developed SUMPs. Our first step in the project is identifying "societal trends" that have an impact on mobility/transport. Is there a dynamic in the domain of SUMPs, do many more cities develop such strategies that European institution want to see more and more developed?
Ideally I would like to get a live statistics, like those run by Eurostat or Urban Audit. I know I am a dreamer.

Od Eltis Team / Aktualizováno: 25 Apr 2016
Od Merle / Aktualizováno: 08 Mar 2016

Bristol, Europe’s Green Capital in 2015, unveils city toolkit

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In 2015, the city of Bristol has been Europe’s Green Capital. This was also an outcome of 40 years of environmental efforts with great progress in many areas. Now, Bristol is willing to help other cities around the world to “go green” by sharing its experience and knowledge about sustainability at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP21). The city is doing this through a free online toolkit called The Bristol Method (https://www.bristol2015.co.uk/method/) which documents everything Bristol has learnt from its year as European Green Capital so other cities can benefit.

Od pabloovacen / Aktualizováno: 09 Oct 2015

TOD Standard - Urban design

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The TOD Standard is a powerful tool to help shape and assess urban development. It focuses on maximizing the benefits of public transit and non-motorized mobility while placing the emphasis firmly back on the users: people.

Od SUMOSU / Aktualizováno: 02 Jul 2015

How to systematise decarbonisation in contemporary cities?

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Our SUMOSU STATION project –EIP SCC 5575- , which includes its own material infrastructure, proposes a roadmap for a Strategic Integration Plan (SIP) to contemporary cities which merges both their Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans and their Action Plans for Sustainable Energy. Up until now, these two key urban planning tools on their own have been unsuccessful at reducing both traffic congestion and CO2 emissions in big metropolis, however, we are convinced that, when combined together in this new approach (SIP), they can solve sustainable mobility problems as well as the power challenges of a quick connection to smart grids. Have you had similar experiences? We are looking forward to reading about them.

Od News Editor / Aktualizováno: 24 Aug 2015

Projekt QUEST: Identifikace dalších opatření v rámci plánu udržitelné městské mobility SUMP v Murske Sobotě (Slovinsko)

V roce 2013 se představitelé města Murska Sobota rozhodli přehodnotit své zásady a plány udržitelné mobility, protože v poslední době došlo ke zpomalení zavádění udržitelné mobility ve městě.

S přehodnocením situace a vývojem nového akčního plánu pomáhala Mariborská univerzita, přičemž byl použit nástroj řízení jakosti vyvinutý v rámci projektu EU nazvaného QUEST.

Díky tomuto nástroji Murska Sobota zřídila nový bezplatný autobus pro občany a nyní má v plánu vybudovat pěší zónu a snížit počet parkovacích míst ve městě.

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Od Colin Black / Aktualizováno: 22 May 2015

Europe still no closer to delivering sustainable transport – official EESC verdict

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The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) has recently undertaken a mid-term review of the 2011 EC Transport White Paper. Why is this significant? Well, the EESC has been around also long as the European Union and was set up in the 1950’s is a consultative body to provide a formal platform to express points of views on EU issues. Its opinions are forwarded to the Council, the European Commission (EC) and the European Parliament. In theory therefore it has a key role to play in the EU's decision-making process.