The EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award is presented to the local authority that is judged to have done the most to raise awareness of sustainable mobility during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK (16-22 September). To apply, local authorities must have implemented the three criteria and signed the Charter.
Winners of the award, chosen by an independent panel of transport experts, receive a three-minute video in both English and their native language highlighting their achievements. In addition, the winning city and finalists are promoted via the campaign's channels.
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Murcia (Spain) has been announced as the winner of the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award 2015. Commissioner Karmenu Vella, responsible for the Environment, presented the award, congratulating Murcia for taking steps to promote active modes of travel such as walking and cycling.
Taking the stand, Mr Vella also praised all who participate in EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK pointing out that it is the residents who are the real winners. He also stressed the need for more collaboration to achieve sustainable mobility objectives, saying: “we need to act together and on many fronts. We need to increase active transport, car-sharing and green public transport".
Murcia’s fellow finalists for the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK award, Lisbon (Portugal) and Palma de Mallorca (Spain) were also commended for their efforts in encouraging multimodality in their 2015 campaigns.
For information on previous winners of the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK award, click here. For more information on the 2015 finalists and the shortlisted cities, download the description of all shortlisted cities.