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Glasgow trials car free zones outside of schools
15 Aug 2019
Schools chosen for the pilot have a history of complaints and concerns from parent councils, community council and elected members about pupil safety on the school run.
NLC encourages US cities to explore congestion charging
12 Aug 2019
National League of Cities wants to show local leaders how such charging systems could sustainably improve conditions on and around America’s roads.
Landmark decision in Paris air pollution case
26 Jun 2019
The French state has taken insufficient steps to limit air pollution around Paris, a court has found in a landmark case brought by a mother and daughter.
New York City extends for-hire-vehicle licence cap
16 Jun 2019
The city is also restricting how long vehicles can cruise empty without passengers in a bid to reduce congestion as well as increase the earning potential for drivers.
Melbourne chosen as next pilot city for Uber Air
13 Jun 2019
It will join Dallas and Los Angeles with test flights due to begin in 2020 with a view to commercial operations commencing in 2023.
Brits demand smart city measures to create safer roads
11 Jun 2019
More than half believe technology should be put in place to protect vulnerable road users such as cyclists and pedestrians, according to research.
Fulfilling the promise of intelligent transportation services
07 Jun 2019
This was the theme of the 13th ITC European Congress, which brought together mayors, city officials and industry leaders to discuss the challenges ahead for smart mobility.
Mumbai named most congested city in the world
05 Jun 2019
Drivers in India’s most populous city expect to spend an average of 65 per cent extra time stuck in traffic, according to the latest TomTom Traffic Index.
Inrix uses AI to tackle congestion and difficult traffic conditions
03 Jun 2019
AI Traffic will use deep learning to provide instantaneous updates to traffic conditions and aims to provide drivers with far more accurate arrival times.
Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double
21 May 2019
Research by Juniper finds that revenues will reach $4.4bn by 2023 and the leading traffic technology cities are Barcelona and San Francisco.
Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City
Green offers insights into why technology is not an end in itself and how cities can be “smart enough,” using technology to promote democracy and equity.
19 Aug 2019
Beyond connectivity: The roles telcos can play in smart cities
12 Aug 2019
The telco's critical role in smart cities
08 Aug 2019
AI, cities and climate change
15 Jul 2019
OnDemand WEBINAR: How to make MaaS a reality
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
10 Sep 2019
11 Sep 2019
Smart City Expo Atlanta
12 Sep 2019
Roundtable: Atlanta case study
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