• Slatina Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP)

    In the face of heavy traffic (caused by a mix of transit traffic, local commuter journeys and shopping trips), the Romanian City of Slatina realised it had to change how traffic affected life in the city – now and in the future. To set out its future transport policy, Slatina decided to follow the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) guidelines to...

  • The rise of Micromobility

    European urban areas are in the midst of a mobility revolution.

    The way people move around cities heralds a change as Europe transitions towards alternatively fuelled, shared, integrated and autonomous transport systems. Out of these macro trends we see the widespread emergence of micromobility devices, such as e-bikes and e-scooters.

    This case study explains what micromobility is,...

  • Overview of policy relating to e-scooters in European countries

    The increased use and availability of e-scooters (electric scooters) in cities brings opportunities for sustainable modes and challenges for those managing the public space. This Eltis case study explores the widespread amendments to national regulations with regard to e-scooters that have emerged in recent years.
  • Registration is now open for Urban Mobility Days 2020!

    Registration is now open for the European Commission’s first large-scale digital urban mobility conference! Urban Mobility Days (UMD) will take place from 29 September to 2 October 2020 and offer the opportunity to learn how to turn the theme of the conference – ‘zero-emission mobility for all’ – into reality.
  • EU consultation on the 2011 White Paper and the future mobility strategy

    The European Commission has opened a public consultation on the evaluation of the 2011 White Paper and on the future European Strategy for a Sustainable and Smart Mobility.
  • Eltis newsletter - July 2020

    Permanent changes to urban mobility as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) are now becoming more apparent, with Europeans keen to keep cities car free and cycling on equal terms with other modes in the EU's latest investment package.