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

14 Feb 2022
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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.