Based on connections from the SUMP training in Lviv, December 2015, vice mayor of Uzhhorod István Cap invited Mobilissimus experts to discuss mobility problems of the city. The meeting served as preparation for a future cooperation, which allows to prepare a mobility concept for the city applying SUMP methodology.
The Mobilissimus team visited Uzhhorod 21 to 22 January 2016, and made a study tour with Lesya Loyko, the leader of local NGO FORZA to the main sites of transport relevance, as well as different residential and industrial areas. Several brainstorming sessions were held at the city hall, discussing with the vice mayor the mobility characteristics and problems of the city, and the local government’s development plans. István Cap accepted positively the views and ideas of our experts; he underlined that the city needs planners, who can from an external point of view contribute to the city’s development with smart and innovative solutions. The visit of Mobilissimus experts has been covered by local press.