CITY LAB 1

Creating a SUMP implementation pathway towards a liveable city

Location:

Klaipeda, Lithuania

Objectives:

Develop context-specific mobility transformation pathways
Forge cross-sectoral links between transport, public services, and commerce
Create new forms of public-private partnerships and business models

Scenario:

Following its adoption of an ambitious SUMP in 2018, Klaipeda is planning its SUMP implementation pathway. This will accelerate its transformation from car-dominated streetscapes to a liveable city with inclusive and green mobility.

Timeline

4 Aug 2021
Developing Transition Pathways for Mobility in European Cities - Challenges and New Approaches
Meeting the European Union’s 2050 climate-neutrality target will require a 90% reduction in transport-related greenhouse gas (GHG)...
9 Apr 2021
Encouraging more sustainable travel to school in Klaipėda
Cars bringing children or young people to school is a major contributor to congestion and pollution in the port city of Klaipeda (Lithuania). To find...
2 Dec 2020
Developing Transition Pathways towards Sustainable Mobility in European Cities
To create a climate-neutral Europe and liveable cities by 2050, transitions towards sustainable urban mobility need to be accelerated. To make these...

Anticipated Outcomes

  • Development of a Klaipeda SUMP Implementation Pathway and monitoring plan.
  • Implementation of specific elements of the pathway set out in the City Lab plan.