The ninth annual Sustainable Urban Transport Award will be held in Washington D.C. on 15th January 2013.
The winner will be selected based on four characteristics: increasing mobility for residents, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution from transportation, improving safety, and increasing access for cyclists and pedestrians.
The nominees are:
- Bremen, Germany,
- Lviv, Ukraine,
- Mexico City, Mexico,
- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
- Rosario, Argentina
For more information about the cities, please click here.
They are chosen by a Steering Committee that includes the most respected experts and organizations working internationally on sustainable transportation. The winner will be honoured by them as well. STA Committee members for 2013 are: