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Miami deploys informational signs to enhance public transportation experience
19 Feb 2021
Start-up Soofa is installing its signs at two Metromover stations to provide real-time transportation updates and community-generated content for riders and tourists in Miami.
Miami non-profit provides autonomous deliveries to students
08 Dec 2020
The Education Fund is teaming up with Ford Autonomous Vehicles and Argo AI to ensure students in Miami-Dade County receive fresh produce and school supplies during distance learning.
Which cities make the environmental action A-list for 2020?
16 Nov 2020
CDP has named 88 global cities that are working to become resilient, healthy, and prosperous places to live and work while cutting emissions and rapidly building resilience against the climate crisis.
Ignite Cities supports vulnerable families with Covid-19 wi-fi programme
11 Sep 2020
The project, which has launched in Chicago, Columbia, Miami and New Orleans, provides wi-fi access locations and relief for families struggling through the pandemic.
Mobility innovation lab launched in Miami-Dade County
01 Jul 2020
C-Lab Miami plans to source and attract innovative mobility ideas and technologies from around the world and test them through local proof-of-concepts.
Rockefeller Foundation pledges $10m to promote inclusive growth in 10 US cities
16 Jun 2020
A new collective will take a “place-based approach” to creating economic equity for low-wage workers through structural and systemic change in 10 locations across the US.
IDC names "best and brightest" North American smart city projects
10 Mar 2020
The winning projects include an Alexa-assisted citizen contact centre and data-driven systems to reduce flooding and address road accident hotspots.
Miami app rewards commuters for adopting shared transit
09 Dec 2019
The rewards platform encourages users to adopt shared transportation options by providing rewards every time they connect or use a partner mobility service.
Digital Cities 2019 winners list highlights US innovation
19 Nov 2019
The annual survey recognises cities using technology to tackle social challenges, enhance services, strengthen cybersecurity and more.
Bolt launches e-scooters in Washington DC
21 Jul 2019
The mobility company aims to work with cities on a local level to solve traffic and parking congestion with safe, sustainable transport options.
Miami strengthens its inner urban core
01 Jul 2019
Green infrastructure, living shorelines and resilient design are among the recommendations announced by the city to insure against the impact of climate change and encourage smart growth.
Miami launches a model for urban resilience
31 May 2019
Miami-Dade County, City of Miami and City of Miami Beach have launched the Resilient305 Strategy to help prepare for and protect the region from future shocks and stresses.
Threat factors drive up cities' resilience spending
17 Apr 2019
City governments around the world are becoming more aware of making sure their cities can withstand or recover quickly from unpredictable events and disasters.
Rockefeller Foundation winds down funding for 100 Resilient Cities
04 Apr 2019
The Rockefeller Foundation is to end funding for the 100 Resilient Cities programme, the largest privately funded climate adaptation initiative in the US.
North Miami partners with Gridics to streamline zoning
02 Jan 2019
Platform will help the city attract new developers as well as drive transparency by making it easier for citizens to interpret zoning changes
How gig driving makes congestion both better and worse
13 Dec 2018
Mobility metrics company, StreetLight Data, has carried out what claims to be the first ever "deep dive" analysis of gig driving in the US city of Miami
Miami tops smart lighting league
31 Aug 2018
IoT Analytics undertook research on 111 cities to find out which ones are embracing digital transformation in the management of streetlights
The benefits of smart bike-sharing
21 Dec 2017
Bike-share company LimeBike has published the industry’s first detailed look at dockless bike-sharing in the US
Cities back City as a Platform initiative
16 Nov 2017
TM Forum wants to bring together those who have a common desire to develop a new city-scale data economy that drives sustainability and inclusivity, by using digital platforms
Smart city readiness grants enhanced
30 Oct 2017
The Smart Cities Council in the US has announced expanded benefits for the five winning communities of its Challenge Grants
Suffolk unveils lab of innovation
06 Oct 2017
Contractor wants to change the way buildings are designed and built with its network of Smart Labs
Leaders get ready for the challenge
04 Oct 2017
North American government leaders met at Smart Cities Week to explore how a Readiness Challenge grant can make communities smarter
Geotab maps activity ahead of Irma
10 Sep 2017
The smart transportation company’s data showed massive increase in fleet activity and fuel demand in preparation for Hurricane Irma
Smart readiness challenge expands to more communities
08 Sep 2017
Smart Cities Council is inviting counties, states, provinces and regional authorities from anywhere in the US, Canada and Mexico to apply
19 Sep 2019
Inaugural report card on US smart city progress: “Disappointing”
Of 24 cities, Seattle received the highest rating overall and St. Louis the lowest.
Removing the roadblocks to smart city ROI
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