Glossary of parking and mobility


Certain definitions are taken from the methodological guide "Parking surveys" published by CEREMA (November 1997, republished in October 2000).
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Relating to a mode of transport (car, two-wheeler, public transport, walking, etc.) The modal share is the proportion of people using a given mode of transport, compared to all people on the move. The modal split is the breakdown by mode of transport of people on the move, expressed as a percentage. A modal shift is a temporary or long-term change from one usual mode of transport to another. Modal shift is the adoption of a new usual mode of transport to the detriment of another.
Soft modes or active modes
All modes of travel driven by human energy alone: ​​walking, cycling , scooters, etc.
Ability to use different modes of transport, individual or collective, to make the same trip depending on the day. See also Intermodality .
Programmed pooling
A concept developed by SARECO, scheduled pooling consists of limiting the private offer associated with each real estate project accompanied by the creation of shared car parks bringing together the complementary needs of several nearby projects.
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