CHESTNUT CompreHensive Elaboration of STrategic plaNs for sustainable Urban Transport

  • CHESTNUT - Banja Luka is a recipient of European recognition for urban mobility
    - 15-11-2018
    Banja Luka is a recipient of European recognition for urban mobility

    The city of Banja Luka is the winner of this year's prestigious European award for the promotion of urban mobility, as decided by the experts’ jury of Civitas, a prestigious group of European cities. Chestnut project partner LIR Evolution is...

  • CHESTNUT - DURA presented project Chestnut at the 1st Danube Road Safety conference in Dubrovnik
    - 05-11-2018
    DURA presented project Chestnut at the 1st Danube Road Safety conference in Dubrovnik

    At the 1st Danube Road Safety Conference for the project RADAR (Risk Assessment on Danube Area Roads) in Dubrovnik, Croatia, experts and distinguished speakers from leading institutions discussed the importance of improvement of road networks in...

  • CHESTNUT - [Newsletter] Thematic pole of sustainable transport solutions and mobility
    - 24-10-2018
    [Newsletter] Thematic pole of sustainable transport solutions and mobility

    The first newsletter of Capitalization pole 6, where Project Chestnut belongs, is now out and ready for download. Managing mobility of people and goods in a sustainable way is becoming one of the most pressing challenges of today....

  • CHESTNUT - PRESENTATION OF THE PROJECT AT THE 17th STEERING GROUP MEETING OF EUSDR PRIORITY AREA 1B IN BELGRADE
    - 16-10-2018
    PRESENTATION OF THE PROJECT AT THE 17th STEERING GROUP MEETING OF EUSDR PRIORITY AREA 1B IN BELGRADE

    Capitalization Pole 6, »Sustainable Mobility« Interreg Danube Projects: CityWalk, CHESTNUT, eGUTS, RADAR, Linking Danube, TRANSGREEN, Transdanube.Pearls met on the  17th Steering Group meeting of EUSDR Priority Area 1B (improve mobility and...

  • CHESTNUT - MIX AND MOVE: CHESTNUT PARTNERS JOINED THE EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK THROUGH PUBLIC ACTIVITIES
    - 10-10-2018
    MIX AND MOVE: CHESTNUT PARTNERS JOINED THE EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK THROUGH PUBLIC ACTIVITIES

    The Chestnut project partners joined the European Mobility Week this year to present the project to the public through numerous activities. VELENJE encouraged people to explore the role of mobility As a lead partner, Municipality of...

  • CHESTNUT - 4-day project meeting in Budapest: A study visit pointed to the problem of traffic jams in the vicinity of two primary schools
    - 05-10-2018
    4-day project meeting in Budapest: A study visit pointed to the problem of traffic jams in the vicinity of two primary schools

    Highlight of this meeting was the second Pilot Action Session on the fourth day, when partners presented their progress in Work Package 5: Pilot actions. After almost all activities were completed in other work packages, the 7th project...

  • CHESTNUT - FREE ELECTRIC BICYCLES FOR 90 MINUTES IN DIMITROVGRAD HELPING REDUCE MOTORIZED TRAFFIC
    - 02-10-2018
    FREE ELECTRIC BICYCLES FOR 90 MINUTES IN DIMITROVGRAD HELPING REDUCE MOTORIZED TRAFFIC

    Reduction of motorized traffic by 2-3% in the following years sounds like an overly ambitious goal for a project, but in Dimitrovrad (Bulgaria) it is already happening. The Municipality launched an e-bike sharing system which is one of the...

  • CHESTNUT - 7th Project Meeting in Budapest
    - 29-09-2018
    7th Project Meeting in Budapest

    The next project meeting is taking place between October 1st and October 4th 2018 in Budapest. During the 4-day event the project partners will present and discuss the results of their work. CHESTNUT contributes to develop...

  • CHESTNUT - ZADRA NOVA presents projects during the Mobility Week
    - 27-09-2018
    ZADRA NOVA presents projects during the Mobility Week

    The Mobility Week, an initiative that encourages small and big cities to introduce and promote sustainable means of transport, was held last week in Zadar, and invites people to try an alternative to driving a car. As part of the...

  • CHESTNUT - Mobility Day organized by Municipality of Weiz
    - 20-09-2018
    Mobility Day organized by Municipality of Weiz

    On September 18, the office for Environment and Mobility of the Municipality of Weiz organized a Mobility Day. A free bike check was offered, minor bike repairs were made on site and the bikes were checked for driving safety. There was also...

  • CHESTNUT - Find everything about the BICY system developed in Municipality of Velenje
    - 31-08-2018
    Find everything about the BICY system developed in Municipality of Velenje

    The BICY system is a free automated system for renting urban bikes that includes 77 bicycles at 16 rental stations in Velenje and Šoštanj. The BICY system allows you to rent a bikes. A personal registration of a user is required to use...

  • CHESTNUT - Professor Lindov developed innovative solutions for future traffic in Sarajevo
    - 03-07-2018
    Professor Lindov developed innovative solutions for future traffic in Sarajevo

    Osman Lindov, a traffic engineer and professor at the Faculty of Transport and Communications Sarajevo, has developed several innovative solutions for future traffic in Sarajevo - The future of transport in Sarajevo, with the aim of creating a...

  • CHESTNUT - Project meeting in Banja Luka: Partners presented their pilot activities
    - 29-06-2018
    Project meeting in Banja Luka: Partners presented their pilot activities

    The project partners attended the project meeting in Banja Luka from 26th to 28th of June 2018. The event started on 26th of June with bilateral meeting between hosting and lead partner to discuss specific aspects of project...

  • CHESTNUT - Basic differences between traditional and sustainable urban transport/mobility planning
    - 18-06-2018
    Basic differences between traditional and sustainable urban transport/mobility planning

    Traditional transport planning often follows an approach known as "predict-and-provide". Planners estimate future growth in the use of personal motor vehicles based on past trends and calculate the infrastructre requirements needed to...

  • CHESTNUT - Transnational project meeting in Banja Luka
    - 13-06-2018
    Transnational project meeting in Banja Luka

    The next CHESTNUT project meeting will be organized on 26th-28th of June 2018 in Banja Luka. The first day of the meeting will be dedicated to bilateral partner meeting, Steering Committee meeting and joint work on finalization of...

  • CHESTNUT - Project Transdanube.Pearls: Travelling along the Danube
    - 07-06-2018
    Project Transdanube.Pearls: Travelling along the Danube

    The Danube region is one of the most promising tourism destinations in Europe. Most of the trips to and within the Danube region are carried out by car, causing negative impacts to the environment and the inhabitants. The project...

  • CHESTNUT - Low-cost measures for urban mobility planning
    - 05-06-2018
    Low-cost measures for urban mobility planning

    Sustainable mobility is only possible in a compact city where all aspects of life can be taken care of within short distances. The most important aspects include housing, supply wth goods and services, education and work, cultural events, sports...

  • CHESTNUT - 6 good ways how we can all contribute to more sustainable mobility
    - 04-06-2018
    6 good ways how we can all contribute to more sustainable mobility

    In a world where the propensity to move is always growing, where people move every day to work and for leisure, where the goods and products of all kinds cover massive distances, creating a new and more sustainable mobility is increasingly...

  • CHESTNUT - The official launch of the Nextbike bicycle rental system in Banja Luka
    - 21-05-2018
    The official launch of the Nextbike bicycle rental system in Banja Luka

    Banja Luka joined the large family of world cities using the public bicycle rental system on 30th of March 2018. The opening of this system in Banja Luka was announced and the system is named "BL bike". The first beneficiaries of the system...

  • CHESTNUT - Project partners compared their progress of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans last week in Dubrovnik
    - 11-05-2018
    Project partners compared their progress of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans last week in Dubrovnik

    How to contribute to the reduction of motorized traffic in urban city centers and thus reduce pollution and increase the quality of life? This is a question that 13 partners from 7 countries seeking the answer through a joint project called...

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