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.

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.

By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Jan 2021
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Jan 2021
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 23 Dec 2020
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 16 Dec 2020

Stops on demand for women and minors in all night interurban bus lines Madrid

The Community of Madrid has introduced on-demand bus stops for women and minors on all city nightline buses. The pioneering initiative makes it possible to for women and children under 18 years of age to request a stop at any point along the route within the urban area.

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 16 Dec 2020

Thessaloniki SUMP: a successful SUMP drafted in times of economic uncertainty, six years on.

Situated in the heart of the Thermaic Gulf, Thessaloniki is home to a population of over one million people and is surrounded by 14 municipalities.

In 2014, during a period of economic uncertainty, Thessaloniki implemented its metropolitan Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP). Six years on, the Transport Authority is trying to view the pandemic as an opportunity to encourage the use of sustainable transport.

By s.govender@rupp... / Updated: 26 Nov 2020
By rswa178 / Updated: 25 Nov 2020
By Henning Guenter / Updated: 10 Nov 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 26 Oct 2020