Civic Engagement

NYC Rezoning Commitments Tracker
July 12, 2018

At the intersection of civic engagement and technology, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his Administration recently launched a NYC Rezoning Commitments Tracker.

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Courtesy of the Seattle Municipal Archives.

July 10, 2018

Recent news and events in the public transit space exhibit the power of advocacy in expanding access.

Smart City Hub unveiled in Coral Gables, Florida connects people to information
June 05, 2018

One of the nation’s first fully-planned communities, Coral Gables, Florida is making news by making good on its founders’ mission.

smart cities new york takeaways
May 14, 2018

For Smart Cities to flourish, the people who actually live in them must be empowered and enabled.

November 21, 2017

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has approved changes to the way Columbus, OH will spend its $40 million grant prize from the DOT's 2016 Smart City Challenge, according to Columbus Business First.

Smart City Expo World Congress 2017
November 20, 2017

The seventh edition of Smart City Expo World Congress concluded last week on a high note. Over 18,000 attendees registered for the show, far more than in 2016 and a figure that exceeded expectations.

November 02, 2017

New communications equipment aboard buses in Boise, Idaho, has already ensured stable, accurate, real-time online bus-tracking, on-board Wi-Fi and other features. The network of new routers and other equipment has also opened the door for mobile-ticketing and additional improvements.

October 27, 2017

The concept of smart cities was premised on integrating information, communications and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies like sensors and cameras in a secure fashion to manage a city's assets. One goal was more effective and cost-efficient management of city infrastructures and property,... read more

meeting of the minds annual summit 2017
October 26, 2017

For Smart Cities to prosper, leaders from the public and private sectors, as well as from academia and the citizen population, will have to collaborate.

September 15, 2017

From hurricanes, to wildfires to economic instability, cities need to be prepared for disaster. While cities are actively pursuing sustainability, they also need to pursue resiliency - the ability to bounce back from disruptive circumstances. At a recent briefing on Capitol Hill, three experts... read more

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