City Services

February 07, 2018

Among the many possible uses of blockchain, techno-enthusiasts have long thought of property record tracking as a prime example of how government could use the technology. Now, a company is working with a Vermont city to test the concept. Since blockchain is still very much an emerging... read more

February 05, 2018

Given the density of city populations, one might think that it would be easier to attain quality healthcare in these areas, but most who study or practice urban healthcare know this is not the case.

nationalize 5g plan
January 30, 2018

Industry experts, FCC commissioners and a U.S. Senator on Monday quickly condemned a new concept by the Trump White House to nationalize  5G wireless network development.

January 26, 2018

DemandTrans has offices in Illinois and California in the USA and has been instrumental in delivering advanced technology and software applications to solve challenging problems in the transit industry. From operations management, resource scheduling, predictive modeling, transportation... read more

January 25, 2018

As it builds a downtown fiber network, Cincinnati is laying the foundation for improved traffic management and other smart city initiatives, as well as offering the kind of communications infrastructure necessary to further grow the region's economic development efforts.

millennial mayors share best practices
January 22, 2018

On Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 6:30 p.m. ET, Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy is partnering with the U.S. council of mayors to host the panel "What's Working at City Hall?

st. paul approves streetcar to twin cities airport
January 02, 2018

The way for 2025 will hopefully feel like a short one for residents of the Minneapolis-St. Paul region. For at that time, if all goes according to plan, ground will be broken on the Riverview Corridor transit project, a streetcar service line connecting downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis-St.

December 18, 2017

A recent Robert Half Technology report on IT hiring found that 21 percent of surveyed city CIOs plan to add full-time technology professionals to their teams in the first six months of 2018, up five points from one year prior. The top U.S. cities where CIOs are expected to boost tech hiring are... read more

December 13, 2017

The Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) is currently in the design stage of a groundbreaking project to implement multiple connected vehicle (CV) applications in the city’s Commercial Business District (CBD), to improve safety, mobility, and the environmental impact of vehicle traffic... read more

December 13, 2017

For several years, private companies have tried to fill the last-mile gap in public transit systems by offering on-demand, shared rides. Many of these "microtransit" services -- something between ride sharing and traditional transit -- have foundered. Now, several public transit agencies have... read more

Overlay Init

Curated By Logo