Collective passenger transport

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Besides public transport such as rail, metro, tram and bus networks, collective passenger transport also covers car-sharing, car-pooling and flexible mobility services such as train-taxi schemes and demand-responsive transport in areas of low demand.

Improvements to public transport services may address public transport vehicles and related infrastructure, as well as management techniques.

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By rswa178 / Updated: 15 Aug 2018

Standards for Developing a SUMP Action Plan

A report from the CIVITAS SUMPS-Up project provides city planners with the step-by-step know-how necessary to develop SUMP action plans. Furthermore, it takes into account different levels of SUMP development experience and SUMP maturity among cities.

The report contains guidance in terms of what to include in an action plan, including responsibilities, resources, stakeholder coordination, time plans, and funding sources.

In addition, it breaks down the process of developing an action plan into a six-step process, with the final stage of this an implementation plan.

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By rswa178 / Updated: 17 Sep 2020
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 15 Sep 2020

Free public transport in Montpellier

The residents of the metropolis of Montpellier have been able to travel free of charge every weekend on board buses and trams throughout the metropolitan area since 5 September 2020. The offer applies the residents only. All who live in one of the 31 municipalities of the Montpellier metropolis can apply for the free weekend pass, which is available from the public transport mobile application (M'Ticket TaM) and on the public transport card (TaM card).

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By rswa178 / Updated: 09 Sep 2020

Feature your city in a new CIVITAS e-publication and videos

Unfortunately, the CIVITAS study visits scheduled for 2020 could not take place due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

But as an alternative, CIVITAS is producing an interactive e-publication that will immerse readers in the best practices of leading mobility cities. Alongside the cities selected to host the study visits in 2020, it will include two other cities.

Apply now to have your city featured - present three sustainable urban mobility best practices and showcase your city with a video!

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By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 30 Jul 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Jul 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Jul 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Jul 2020
By Kyrillos Spyrid... / Updated: 29 Jun 2020
By Kyrillos Spyrid... / Updated: 17 Jun 2020

Time to Act for Rural Mobility – webinar series

Are you familiar with the challenges of sustainable mobility in rural areas?

Would you like to know more about rural mobility?

Are you interested in understanding what makes a rural mobility service successful?

If yes, don't miss the Time to Act for Rural Mobility webinar series, which will be taking place in June and July 2020, co-ordinated by the SMARTA project.

The first webinar of the series will feature;

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