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San Diego seeks to plug digital divide with end-of-life city computers

San Diego seeks to plug digital divide with end-of-life city computers

It is proposing a partnership with San Diego Futures Foundation which would provide thousands of computers to families in need and reduce the future costs of recycling the technology.

San Diego creates more room for walking and cycling on its streets amid Covid-19

San Diego creates more room for walking and cycling on its streets amid Covid-19

The city is introducing a “slow streets” pilot programme to repurpose certain public streets to create more outdoor space and encourage safe walking and cycling.

San Diego progresses green energy transition

San Diego progresses green energy transition

The US city has approved proposals to create a joint-powers entity with cities across the region to lower energy costs and reach 100 per cent renewable energy by 2035.

Marines to work with San Diego on smart city applications

Marines to work with San Diego on smart city applications

The two sides have signed a MoU to work together on smart technologies such as unmanned aircraft systems, renewable energy and smart streetlights

San Diego reshapes downtown transportation network

San Diego reshapes downtown transportation network

The US city’s new mobility plan aims to improve safety and will include a 9.3-mile cycle track that connects to surrounding neighbourhoods

US climate challenge winners announced

US climate challenge winners announced

Los Angeles, Portland, San Diego, and San Jose recognised for their commitment to ‘ambitious’ climate action