SUMP Guide for Smaller Cities and Towns

PROSPERITY_SUMP_SMC_Training_slides

Basic Information

Language

English

Latest update

Price

Free

Assistance data

None

Tool type

Guidance document / Manual


Application area

  • Analysis, scenarios and measure selection
  • Financing, procurement, legal aspects, measure implementation
  • Evaluation and monitoring

Target Audience

  • Small cities
  • Medium-sized cities

Summary

SUMPs are traditionally targeted at larger cities, normally above 100.000 inhabitants. However, half of European citizens live in smaller cities and towns, facing their own specific sustainable mobility and transport planning challenges. Thus, this training takes a closer look at the opportunities and challenges related to introduction of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMP) to small and mid-sized cities. Since there are already several examples and methodologies available of experience with SUMPs in this type of cities, a range of lessons-learned and case studies are on the table. Furthermore, recent evidence shows that the SUM planning concept can be successfully tailored to projects on different levels (micro, local, regional, national).

Thematic areas


Collective passenger transport & shared mobility
  • Service improvements

Behavioural change & mobility management
  • Mobility Planning

Integrated & inclusive planning
  • Spatial planning / land-use planning
  • Multimodal hubs
  • Cooperation of policy fields and institutional stakeholders
  • Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans - SUMP

Contacts

European Platform on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans

Lead of the tool development: PROSPERITY

l.brand [at] rupprecht-consult.eu

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European Mobility Week
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