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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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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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Spain will make public long-distance buses free to use in 2023

The Spanish government has announced that the use of public long-distance buses in the country will be free in 2023. The subsidy applies to those with multi-trip tickets and effectively extends to long-distance buses an existing measure that has allowed those with multi-trip tickets to travel free on many national, public train services since September 2022.
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By Ania Przybycień / Updated: 09 Dec 2022

Real-Time Passenger Information System for the agglomeration of 56 cities in Poland

The Metropolitan Transport Authority (ZTM) is the biggest transport organiser in Poland. ZTM serves the area of 56 cities and municipalities, in the territory of 2,500km², connecting the most important centres of the Silesian Voivodeship.

Every day 1,500 buses, trams, and trolleybuses run in the area of Silesia. 460 lines serve 7,000 stops, travelling more than 100 million kilometres a year.

Real-Time Passenger Information System now includes:

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The International Mobility Summit 2022

Get inspired, meet industry peers, connect with future clients and partners. Join innovators, dreamers, and policy makers and meet the shapeshifters changing the way we move goods and people!

Now in its seventh year, The International Mobility Summit, taking place on 10-11 October 2023, will once again bring together the global mobility, transport and smart city ecosystem, thought leaders, disruptors, innovators, investors, and policy makers, to shape and plan mobility for our future cities.

Our mission?

By Jane Tewson / Updated: 06 Dec 2022