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Birmingham launches Clean Air Zone in June 2021

Birmingham launches Clean Air Zone in June 2021

It will cover an area of the city inside the inner ring road with owners of the most polluting vehicles required to pay a daily charge to drive into or through the zone.

Dallas public transit agency upgrades kiosks to become touchless

Dallas public transit agency upgrades kiosks to become touchless

Interactive Citypost smart digital kiosks at Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus and light rail stations have been upgraded to be contactless to help address Covid-19 concerns.

Bloomberg helps city leaders collect data to inform pandemic response

Bloomberg helps city leaders collect data to inform pandemic response

Covid-19 Management Metrics for Cities sets out to provide a set of critical indicators alongside technical assistance for cities around their utilisation.

Global mayors launch Covid-19 recovery task force

Global mayors launch Covid-19 recovery task force

The C40 Cities initiative was unveiled during a virtual meeting of mayors and city leaders from 25 countries who will come together to share knowledge and expertise.

Oxford University researchers explore feasibility of coronavirus tracing app

Oxford University researchers explore feasibility of coronavirus tracing app

The team of medical research and bioethics experts say if such an app was rapidly and widely deployed it could significantly help to contain the spread of coronavirus.

Columbus: first US city to meet ozone compliance rules

Columbus: first US city to meet ozone compliance rules

Several federal regulations pertaining to fuel and motor vehicle emission standards decreased emissions to help the area achieve the standard.