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Toronto accelerates its transformation to digital payments and services
06 May 2021
The city council has approved a contract with PayIt Digital Government and will jointly design a digital experience and platform to enable digital payments to be made to the city.
New York City chooses three e-scooter providers for pilot Bronx project
16 Apr 2021
NYC DOT and e-scooter companies Bird, Lime and Veo, will work with local communities to site e-scooter parking corrals and educate the public about the pilot.
Mexico City pilots climate-adaptive cycle path built from plastic waste
30 Mar 2021
The cycle path in Chapultepec Forest offers temporary water storage and drainage features and is made from over 2,200 pounds of plastic waste, the equivalent of half a million plastic bottle caps.
Sensor networks are driving the creation of connected city ecosystems
05 Aug 2020
Analysis by Frost & Sullivan reveals how digitisation and advancements in Internet of Things are driving the large-scale adoption of sensor technologies for the development of smart cities.
Global mayors come together to lead Covid-19 recovery task force
29 Apr 2020
Chaired by the mayor of Milan, the task force has been established to drive forward an economic recovery that improves public health, reduces inequality and addresses the climate crisis.
Cities begin to count the financial cost of coronavirus
01 Apr 2020
While the human toll can’t be underestimated, cities are now also facing the financial ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic.
Seat Pleasant rolls out telehealth system in COVID-19 effort
27 Mar 2020
Seat Pleasant calls itself “the world’s first authentic small smart city” and has a high proportion of low-income and vulnerable people, making it an ideal launch location for the technology, which could be expanded nationally.
NYC seeks tech solutions to boost support for mental health and tenants’ rights
02 Mar 2020
Up to two winners will be selected for each challenge and they will be eligible to receive $20,000 and pilot their technology in NYC for a year.
105 cities make CDP’s climate action ‘A List’
18 Feb 2020
Analysis suggested that, on average, cities on the A List are taking over three times as many climate actions as non-A List cities.
Private car journeys forecast to decrease 10% in largest cities by 2030
18 Feb 2020
According to new research from Kantar, Manchester is set to see the biggest shift in the way people travel, followed by Moscow and São Paulo.
18 Nov 2020
Smart City Expo: think digital, think green, think inclusion
The first day of the online event confirmed that the smart cities sector is well aware of its destination but it’s how it gets there that will be the problem.
Rebuilding green: Analysing the Biden infrastructure plan
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The 14 pillars of a smart city
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