Emilian Romagna Region (ERR) has experience in managing EU and in particular ERDF funded projects in the transport domain in Interreg II, Interreg IIIB CADSES and MEDOCC, ETCP CEU and Interreg IVC (e.g. CORELOG, MATAARI, GILDANET, SUGAR, MADAMA, RAILHUC). PP9 got involved in the MOSES project of the Framework Programme and it also has experience in national projects given its institutional regional role in transport, mobility, infrastructures and logistics.
ERR is the Regional Public Authority in Emilia-Romagna. It has territorial competence concerning mobility & transport & in particular air transport, transport planning, development and financing & investment. ERR is the founder & shareholder of Romagna Airports Company with its Regional Government law N°4, dated 09/05/2011, foreseeing for Romagna Airports Company the mission to support the development of an integrated regional airports system. By institutional mission ERR is the body in charge of the endorsing of the airLED activities, to develop, plan & coordinate with local authorities (Provinces & Municipalities) & to take actions towards the economic and territorial development of the airports of Forlì & Rimini & of the relevant vast area (Romagna).
The General Direction of ERR has dedicated and specialized staff to be involved to ensure the achievement of the project results. The staff is experienced in managing EU projects as Lead Partner. ERR has all the needed financial capacities to anticipate spending according to the Programme rules and the national co-funding will be ensured at national level by Fondo di Rotazione. The expertise stems from the technical activities performed by the Region as institutional body in charge of coordinating local authorities in transport & territorial development topics.
The competence stems also from the role of ERR according to:
- DUP 2007-2013, Regional Unitary Programming Document of Emilia-Romagna (E-R),
- PRIT 2010-2020, the Integrated Transport Plan of E-R and
- Agreement signed by ERR, Rimini and Forlì-Cesena Provinces, Rimini and Forlì Municipalities concerning the set up of Romagna Airports Company.
Emilia Romagna Region contributes with its regional perspective for territorial programming and integrated economic development & its experience in governing the airports and vast area development in Romagna.