The city of Donostia-San Sebastián (population 185,685) is located in the Basque Country on the north coast of Spain, 20 km from the French border. The metropolitan area has around 400,000 inhabitants. The territory of the municipality covers 6,000 hectares, of which 34% is urban area and 66% rural.
Donostia-San Sebastián focuses on following areas:
Active mobility (Pedestrians and Cyclists)
Colective public Transport
Mobility management facing big events (sports, music, meetings,..) as Donostia-San Sebastian will be European Capital of Culture in 2016 (jointly with Wroclaw, Poland)
The CityMobil2 project which demonstrated Automated Road Transport Systems (ARTS) in urban environment, officially came to an end in August 2016. However, the last publication of the project has been launched in early December at the Polis Conference in Rotterdam (1-2 December 2016). A summary of the CityMobil2 activities and results as well as the main recommendations of the project partners to local, national and European authorities are gathered in the new booklet: "CityMobil2 Experience and Recommendations".
New CIVITAS publication presents case studies of measures and projects implemented within the last three years under the latest phase of the Initiative, CIVITAS PLUS II, and accompanied by two to three contributions per case study by members of different CIVITAS groups.