In addition to supporting the use of private cars, covering large parts of a city with asphalt contributes to warming the city by creating an 'urban heat island'. In addition, a lot of asphalt...Read more
Vienna revamps its public spaces to cool the city and support liveable citiesTuesday, October 4, 2022 - 07:56Traffic and demand management
Study on the social dimension of the transport system regarding users and passengersMonday, October 3, 2022 - 07:00Policy and research
A report has been published, presenting the findings of the study on the social dimension of the future EU transport system regarding users and passengers. This study maps the...Read more
New report on gender diversity in the transport sectorThursday, September 29, 2022 - 07:00Policy and research
A lack of gender diversity in its workforce and leadership is undermining the transport sector's net zero carbon targets, warns a new report by the International Transport Forum (...Read more
Bicycles and ITS: The smart bicycle libraryWednesday, September 28, 2022 - 07:00Walking and cycling
In summer 2021, the county of Yorkshire, UK, launched the bicycle library in Withernsea as part of the Interreg North Sea Region project Bicycles and ITS (BITS)....Read more
Berlin will increase parking fees in 2023Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 08:40Traffic and demand management
For the first time in more than 15 years, the Senate of Berlin intends to increase the parking fees in the German capital.
The current pricing levels are structured in 3 steps where...Read more
The city of Sofia is to introduce a Low Emissions ZoneMonday, September 26, 2022 - 08:17Urban Vehicle Access Regulations
Prague has launched a Mobility-as-a-Service appFriday, September 23, 2022 - 07:00Intermodality
Operátor ICT, a municipal company based in Prague managing Smart City and ICT projects for municipalities, implemented the Lítačka app, operating a system for...Read more
Berlin expands electric bus fleetThursday, September 22, 2022 - 06:13Clean and energy-efficient vehicles
Berlin is seeking to make the city’s buses emissions-free by 2030, replacing 1,600 diesel vehicles with 1,700 electric ones at an estimated cost of 2 billion euros ($2 billion)...Read more
New SUMP Topic Guide on Planning for Attractive Public TransportWednesday, September 21, 2022 - 07:00Collective passenger transport, Urban mobility planning
The abrupt changes to our societies and economies introduced by the COVID-19 crisis have impacted the delivery and attractiveness of our public transport systems.
Public transport should...Read more
Urban Mobility Days Conference 2022 - Currently underwayTuesday, September 20, 2022 - 08:30Autonomous and connected vehicles, Clean and energy-efficient vehicles, Collective passenger transport, Intermodality, Mobility management, Monitoring and evaluation, Policy and research, Public and stakeholder involvement, Quality, audits and benchmarking, Safety and urban mobility, Scheme appraisal, Shared mobility, Traffic and demand management, Transport for people with reduced mobility, Urban freight/city logistics, Urban mobility planning, Urban Vehicle Access Regulations, Walking and cycling
Urban Mobility Days 2022 kicked off today and will run from 20-22 September in the city of Brno, Czech Republic.
This year’s theme is ‘...Read more