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An End To Gridlock

An End To Gridlock

🕔12:14, 12.Feb 2016

In September 2015, New York City’s former Traffic Commissioner Samuel Schwartz published a book entitled Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars in which he foresees the increase use of public transit and of urban toll

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Countdown to Zero

Countdown to Zero

🕔12:05, 12.Feb 2016

Towards zero emissions from city logistics in 2020 in the inner city: Pex Langenberg, Rotterdam’s Vice-Mayor for Sustainability, Mobility and Culture, talks to Polis’s Merle Schrör about that ambitious goal and facilitating the energy transition In Rotterdam, the port and

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Balance and Flow: Cultivating Milan’s transport (chi)

Balance and Flow: Cultivating Milan’s transport (chi)

🕔11:55, 12.Feb 2016

Maria Berrini is CEO of AMAT srl, the Milano Municipal Agency for Mobility, Environment and Territory. She has contributed to the AMAT role development in realisation and innovation of planning and strategic services in support of the Milano Administration. Giacomo

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Next In Line

Next In Line

🕔13:12, 3.Jul 2015

NextBus are leading the way with real-time passenger information Established in 1996, NextBus provides sophisticated, cloud-hosted transit management solutions and now has more than 160 successful installations in municipal, university, and corporate transit systems. Their first public transport contract was

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State of the smart

State of the smart

🕔10:48, 17.Feb 2015

The concept of smart, connected transport is a hot topic among city leaders looking to ride the wave of innovation to more sustainable, prosperous cities. Despite this, building a truly smart and interconnected urban transport system is more than most

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Active Benefits

Active Benefits

🕔16:49, 27.Jan 2015

Transportation of people and goods, unfortunately, comes along with a lot of negative side effects. But hold on – the social and environmental impact of transport is not always adverse. The contrary, active travel benefits citizens’ health. Dagmar Köhler looks

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Moving pictures

Moving pictures

🕔15:49, 27.Jan 2015

Traffic information: live! Romania adopts a real-time smart city solution, as Sonja Koesling highlights. While it is on the DN2A between Hârşova and Crucea the traffic usually flows but cars on Şoseaua Mihai Bravu in Bucharest, Romania’s capital, are moving

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Green and clean

Green and clean

🕔15:25, 27.Jan 2015

The sustainable city is a key part of tomorrow’s world – and if municipalities and companies join forces, the vision of the “green city” can become reality sooner rather than later. How this can be achieved is revealed by the

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Sustainability on the horizon

Sustainability on the horizon

🕔15:06, 27.Jan 2015

BHTRANS is the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte’s transit agency, responsible for planning, management and supervision of the city’s transport system. Dagmar Köhler spoke to BHTRANS’ CEO Ramon Victor Cesar about sustainability in transport planning, the city’s international networking and

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Smart solutions, increased happiness

Smart solutions, increased happiness

🕔15:01, 16.Jan 2015

Vilnius is a hub for political, economic, social and environmental change in Lithuania – and Eastern Europe as a whole – and remains one of the fastest-growing cities in the region, as Anton Nikitin explains Some years ago a decision

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