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Glasgow Launches On-Demand Secure Cycle Parking Hubs

In a bid to boost active travel, Glasgow, Scotland’s city center now features on-demand secure ...

Helsinki Launches Autonomous Water Taxi Service

The city of Helsinki, Finland now has an autonomous water taxi service. Callboats - a ...

City of Phoenix Teams Up with Rubicon Technologies for Smart Waste Management Solution

The City of Phoenix, Arizona, has partnered with Rubicon Technologies - a provider of software-based ...

Sheffield Partners with VivaCity for Innovative Clean Air Zone Monitoring Program

The city of Sheffield, England has partnered with VivaCity to implement a three-year monitoring program ...

Syracuse, NY Launches Community Broadband Pilot Program to Bridge the Digital Divide

Syracuse, NY recently introduced its community broadband pilot program, Surge Link. The program will offer ...

The NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) Modernizes Snow Cleanup Operations

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is using new technology to modernize and ...

Philadelphia Transforms Street Lighting for a Greener, Safer City

The city of Philadelphia, PA is currently replacing 130,000 high pressure sodium street lights with ...

The City of Edinburgh Successfully Completes First Phase of Smart City Program

Edinburgh, Scotland has completed the first phase of its participation in Scotland’s 8th City – ...

NEMSIS Collaborates with HHS and DOT to Launch EMS HeatTracker

The National EMS Information System (NEMSIS) - working with the HHS Office of Climate Change ...

Transport for London (TfL) Reveals Insights from E-Scooter Trial

London, England launched an e scooter trial involving three operators – Dott, Lime and TIER ...

Are Smart Cities Age-Friendly?

The term “smart city” usually conjures up images of futuristic, fantastical cityscapes but the reality ...

U.S. Departments Collaborate to Boost Federal Funding for Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

The U.S. Department of Transportation, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy and the ...

The City of Seattle Launches A Data Strategy to Elevate City Decision-Making Practices

Mayor Bruce Harrell of Seattle, WA recently unveiled the city’s ‘One Seattle Data Strategy,’ that ...

DutchX Partners with Fernhay to Launch Eco-Friendly Cargo Transport

New York City will soon launch a last-mile delivery service that uses its waterways and ...

Detroit Appoints First Director of Urban Agriculture for Sustainable Growth and Community Empowerment

The city of Detroit, MI has its first director of urban agriculture who will be ...

Dublin City Council Introduces a 5-Year Crowdfunding Partnership for Community-Led Initiatives

The City Council of Dublin, Ireland has introduced a five-year Crowdfund Dublin City Partnership to ...

BuildingSync – A Powerful Tool for Streamlining Energy Efficiency In Cities

The US Dept. of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has created a data collection ...

Ten Global Cities Will Transform Streets with Innovative Cycling Infrastructure

The Bloomberg Initiative for Cycling Infrastructure (Bici) has announced its first winners. Ten cities from ...

Smart Parking Utilizing LoRaWAN Technology

Arlington County, VA is in its first year of a three-year smart parking pilot that ...

Stavanger, Norway Declares Free Public Transport for Residents

The city of Stavanger in Norway has made all public transport - including buses, trains ...

The City of Taipei Introduces Robotic Firefighters To Enhance Disaster Responses

In order to enhance disaster response capabilities and promote the use of disaster-response technology, the ...

Cities: This Is Our Time

In a recent interview with Conor Riffle, the Senior Vice President of Smart Cities at ...

The Hague Initiates Drone Detection Project to Safeguard No-Fly Zones and Critical Infrastructure

The Hague in the Netherlands is launching a year-long drone detection project. Most of the ...

What Is The One Thing Every Smart City Needs?

One of the best aspects of smart cities is the diversity of perspectives, experiences, and ...

NYC Released AI Action Plan for Municipal Governance

New York City recently released its Artificial Intelligence Action Plan, which lays out how the ...