French Transport Ministry Plans Co-financing of Regional Cycling Routes
The French transport ministry has recently confirmed that the national government plans to co-finance regional cycling plans from 2014-2020. It looks like the European campaign by ECF member DRC, started earlier this year, is now bearing fruit.
EU Budget 2014 – 2020 Explained: What Cycling Can Expect and Why You Should Act Now
Last week the European Parliament voted in favour of the EU's Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) - the EU budget, in fact - for the years 2014 to 2020. This is our overview of what cycling can get out of the budget.
European Parliament Plenary Session Passes Key EuroVelo Legislation
Following the ECF’s long-running campaign, which included sending letters to every MEP last week, we are pleased to announce that the TEN-T guidelines were approved by a large majority at this week’s Plenary session in Strasbourg meaning that cycling and EuroVelo are referenced in these guidelines for the first time ever!