Integrated transport strategy for rural areas

  • Project idea information


    Better connected and energy responsible Danube region - Support environmentally-friendly and safe transport systems and balanced accessibility of urban and rural areas

    Project Idea Promoter
    (name of the institution)

    Municipality of Vitanje

    Needs and challenges
    (Needs, main problems or challenges to be addressed)

    Municipality of Vitanje aims to establish a sustainable transport planning produced by a strategic document – CPS (An integrated transport strategy). This is a new approach to transport planning based on existing design methods and complement the relevant principles of inclusion, participation and evaluation, so that with them the need for a better quality of life in cities and regions for present and future generations.

    (main and specific objectives to be achieved)

    Using CPS wants the municipality to establish a sustainable transport system, so as to ensure the accessibility of jobs and services for all, improve road safety, reduce pollution, greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption, increase efficiency and reduce the cost of passenger and freight transport and to improve the attractiveness and quality the urban/rural environment.

    Main results and core outputs

    The preparation of the CPS and its implementation, the municipality will improve the quality of life, reaching positive effects on the environment and health, improve mobility, road safety and accessibility, improve the image of the county and effectively fulfill legal obligations such as the Directive on air quality from the European Commission or national regulations control of noise, etc .. Integrated planning sector offers long-term and strategic vision of providing mobility. To promote a culture of effective and integrated planning and achieving other objectives of the community (economic, social, environmental).

    Main foreseen activities

    - Development of strategies
    - Pilot actions
    - Infrastructure design process
    - Awareness activities

    Innovative character of the project idea

    It is an integrated approach of Integrated transport strategy for rural areas.

    Estimated Total Budget
    (in EUR)


    Estimated duration
    (in months)

    24 mesecev

  • Partners involved at this stage

    ERDF Partners


    IPA Partners


    Associated Strategic Partners


  • Partners requested

    ERDF Partners

    Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Croatia, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic

    IPA Partners

    Bosnia Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia

    Associated Strategic Partners


  • Contact Person


    Petra Gregorc, Medobčinski urad


    Stari trg 29, 3210 Slovenske Konjice



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Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)