World Association of the Major Metropolises
Move BRT Network represents more quality, comfort and agility for public transportation. It provides economic, social and environmental benefits, thus incorporates all elements of the sustainability tripod and contributes significantly to increase quality of life for the population.
BRT was selected as the most effective technology to quickly start transforming citizens’ mobility. The main goals are create a high quality urban transport system, reduce travel time by half, provide a fast and reliable service, retain and attract public transportation users, increase public transport productivity, increase citizens recognition to the importance of high quality public transport, improve quality of service in all aspects: comfort, accessibility, security, safety, information. Also, reduce pollution and GHG emission from public transport in the city and set the basis for implementing TOD – Transit Oriented Development. In total, the quality of life of 700.000 people will be improved by shorter travel times, lower levels of local emissions and safer road environment. The project is a great success. People are happy for having an improved transit system that brings better quality of life for all.