Smart Cities http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/56841/more en Why Atlanta wants to test driverless cars http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-atlanta-wants-test-driverless-cars <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Editor Doug Peeples explains Atlanta's goal is to demonstrate how a self-driving vehicle would handle real-world traffic conditions.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-atlanta-wants-test-driverless-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-atlanta-wants-test-driverless-cars#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:09:00 +0000 76761 at http://americancityandcounty.com Novel approaches take on food waste, hunger and GHGs http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/novel-approaches-take-food-waste-hunger-and-ghgs <div class="node-body blog-body">Liz Enbysk, editor of Compassionate Cities for the Smart Cities Council, explainsseveral approaches that cities around the world are taking to reduce food waste and hunger.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/novel-approaches-take-food-waste-hunger-and-ghgs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/novel-approaches-take-food-waste-hunger-and-ghgs#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:12:00 +0000 76271 at http://americancityandcounty.com Need help paying for smart city projects? More resources you can use http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-help-paying-smart-city-projects-more-resources-you-can-use <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst describes methods cities can use to fund their smart cities-related projects.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-help-paying-smart-city-projects-more-resources-you-can-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-help-paying-smart-city-projects-more-resources-you-can-use#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:35:00 +0000 76591 at http://americancityandcounty.com Need traffic data? Commuters are more connected than you think http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-traffic-data-commuters-are-more-connected-you-think <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains how AT&T has helped cities gather traffic data through call logs.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-traffic-data-commuters-are-more-connected-you-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-traffic-data-commuters-are-more-connected-you-think#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 08 Mar 2017 20:05:00 +0000 76501 at http://americancityandcounty.com Philadelphia offers tips for bringing your city together http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-offers-tips-bringing-your-city-together <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Managing Editor Kevin Ebi and Ellen Hwang, the Philadelphia program manager for innovation management, offer tips for bringing the departments within your city together.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-offers-tips-bringing-your-city-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-offers-tips-bringing-your-city-together#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 06 Mar 2017 02:52:00 +0000 76451 at http://americancityandcounty.com Steal these ideas: 9 innovative approaches to reducing youth unemployment http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/steal-these-ideas-9-innovative-approaches-reducing-youth-unemployment <div class="node-body blog-body">Liz Enbysk, editor of Compassionate Cities for the Smart Cities Council, explains strategies that cities across the world have undertaken to reduce youth unemployment. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/steal-these-ideas-9-innovative-approaches-reducing-youth-unemployment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/steal-these-ideas-9-innovative-approaches-reducing-youth-unemployment#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 01 Mar 2017 20:42:00 +0000 76321 at http://americancityandcounty.com Getting smart about affordable housing: trending concepts worth a look http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/getting-smart-about-affordable-housing-trending-concepts-worth-look <div class="node-body blog-body">Liz Enbysk, editor of the Compassionate Cities initiative for the Smart Cities Council describes the smart and creative approaches to affordable housing that governments around the world are implementing.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/getting-smart-about-affordable-housing-trending-concepts-worth-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/getting-smart-about-affordable-housing-trending-concepts-worth-look#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:32:00 +0000 76161 at http://americancityandcounty.com Meet the first Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant recipients http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-first-smart-cities-council-readiness-challenge-grant-recipients <div class="node-body blog-body">Learn more about the five cities and their initiatives that have won the Smart Cities Council's first-ever Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grants.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-first-smart-cities-council-readiness-challenge-grant-recipients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-first-smart-cities-council-readiness-challenge-grant-recipients#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:38:00 +0000 76071 at http://americancityandcounty.com Smart street lighting: Where do we go from here? http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-street-lighting-where-do-we-go-here <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst describes the challenges that smart LED lighting faces now and moving forward.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-street-lighting-where-do-we-go-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-street-lighting-where-do-we-go-here#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:20:00 +0000 75981 at http://americancityandcounty.com Thank your universities because they're filling the smart cities talent gap http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/thank-your-universities-because-theyre-filling-smart-cities-talent-gap <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst explains how universities across the world are increasingly offering smart city-related education among their degree programs. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/thank-your-universities-because-theyre-filling-smart-cities-talent-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/thank-your-universities-because-theyre-filling-smart-cities-talent-gap#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 06 Feb 2017 19:14:00 +0000 75921 at http://americancityandcounty.com