Within the framework of its Sustainable Urban Mobility campaign, the European Commission opened the 2nd edition of the EU’s Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) Award. Cities and regions can submit their applications for the Award of EUR 10 000 on dotherightmix.eu.
European Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas, responsible for transport, said: “This year’s award will showcase plans that meet the major challenge for sustainable urban mobility planning at this time, namely balancing economic and social issues with environmental concerns in a pragmatic way. I am looking forward to hearing about the excellent plans that are taking shape across Europe.”
Award for SUMPs
Cities and regions within the European Union and the European Economic Area are eligible to apply for the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Award. Authorities are not required to have completed the entire process of developing and implementing a Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan in order to be eligible for the award.
Apply until 1 November
Applicants can submit their entries for the award on www.dotherightmix.eu until 1 November 2013.