07/03/2018 - European Commission announces sustainable mobility award nominees

The European Commission recently revealed the finalists of the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK Award and the Award for Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning (SUMP).

The EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK Award is appointed to local authorities demonstrating their efforts in the field of the promotion of sustainable urban mobility, while the SUMP Award honours outstanding sustainable urban mobility planning.

The finalists for the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award 2017 are:

  • Granada (Spain)
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
  • Vienna (Austria)

Furthermore, for the first time, a category for towns and cities with under 50,000 inhabitants has been included as part of the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award. Thus, the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award 2017 finalists for municipalities with less than 50,000 inhabitants are:

  • Igoumenitsa (Greece)
  • Lindau (Germany)
  • Tivat (Montenegro)

However, the finalists for the 6th SUMP Award are:

  • Greater Manchester (United Kingdom)
  • Milan (Italy)
  • Turda (Romania)

An impartial panel of mobility and transport experts has selected these cities and the winners will be revealed at a ceremony in Brussels (Belgium) on 21 March 2018.

For further information about the Awards and the finalists, read here