Shift from car city to soft movement modes : mobility policy in Lyon

Omslag van autostad naar zachte verplaatsingsmodi : het mobiliteitsbeleid in Lyon

The car-oriented French city of Lyon underwent a drastic metamorphosis in the last two decades : trams, high-quality trolleybuses and share bicycles increasingly dominate the cityscape. The use of public transport today, is the highest in France, after Paris. The local government finances and determines the auto-inhibitory traffic policy, coupled with drastic city renewal. This successful policy can inspire mobility planners and public transport companies in Brussels and Flanders.

  • Authors:
    • Broeckaert, Marc
    • Claes, Dirk
    • De Mol, Johan
    • Desmedt, Luc
  • Publication Date: 2014-3

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  • English
  • Dutch

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  • Accession Number: 01520188
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Belgian Road Research Centre (BRRC)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Mar 25 2014 3:24AM