Smart Cities http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/56851/more en Mapping addiction http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/mapping-addiction <div class="field-byline"> Richard Leadbeater </div> <div class="field-deck"> How GIS can be a powerful tool in the fight against the opioid epidemic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GIS can be a powerful tool in the fight against the opioid epidemic.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/mapping-addiction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gis-gps/mapping-addiction#comments Smart Cities GIS & GPS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:14:00 +0000 77281 at http://americancityandcounty.com Stop the $57,000 surprise: get your utilities connected http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/stop-57000-surprise-get-your-utilities-connected <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Editor Kevin Ebi describes how modernized and connected utilities are helping residents.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/stop-57000-surprise-get-your-utilities-connected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/stop-57000-surprise-get-your-utilities-connected#comments Infrastructure Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:01:00 +0000 77261 at http://americancityandcounty.com Three traffic relief ideas from cities with the shortest commutes http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-traffic-relief-ideas-cities-shortest-commutes <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Publications Editor Kevin Ebi discusses lessons cities can learn from cities like San Diego, Cincinnati, Buffalo, N.Y. and Milwaukee, Wisc.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-traffic-relief-ideas-cities-shortest-commutes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-traffic-relief-ideas-cities-shortest-commutes#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Tue, 11 Apr 2017 21:00:00 +0000 74671 at http://americancityandcounty.com Why Kansas City, Mo., leaders want a smart city—and how they're doing it http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-kansas-city-mo-leaders-want-smart-city-and-how-theyre-doing-it <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Staff Writer Doug Peeples explains how Kansas City, Mo., leaders started small in their quest to make their city a smart city.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-kansas-city-mo-leaders-want-smart-city-and-how-theyre-doing-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-kansas-city-mo-leaders-want-smart-city-and-how-theyre-doing-it#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:07:00 +0000 75421 at http://americancityandcounty.com Meet San Diego's new IoT platform — and build your own http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-san-diegos-new-iot-platform-and-build-your-own <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst explains how San Diego's new streetlight system is making its data network more efficient.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-san-diegos-new-iot-platform-and-build-your-own" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/meet-san-diegos-new-iot-platform-and-build-your-own#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Wed, 05 Apr 2017 19:31:00 +0000 76991 at http://americancityandcounty.com Need smart cities funding? There’s a new source of help http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-smart-cities-funding-there-s-new-source-help <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst discusses the Smart City Corporate Partners Program, which gets cities federal funding to advance their projects.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-smart-cities-funding-there-s-new-source-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/need-smart-cities-funding-there-s-new-source-help#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Mon, 03 Apr 2017 18:17:00 +0000 76931 at http://americancityandcounty.com Will legislative efforts help or hurt the homeless? Varied approaches emerge http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/will-legislative-efforts-help-or-hurt-homeless-varied-approaches-emerge <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council’s Compassionate Cities Campaign Editor Liz Enbysk discusses approaches several states are taking to combat homelessness. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/will-legislative-efforts-help-or-hurt-homeless-varied-approaches-emerge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/will-legislative-efforts-help-or-hurt-homeless-varied-approaches-emerge#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:56:00 +0000 76871 at http://americancityandcounty.com The smart money http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/smart-money <div class="field-byline"> Clint Robinson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Innovative smart cities projects require innovative financing solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative smart cities projects require innovative financing solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/smart-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/smart-money#comments Smart Cities Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:34:00 +0000 76841 at http://americancityandcounty.com Three cities building smart solutions with data they already have http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-cities-building-smart-solutions-data-they-already-have <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst discusses how three cities have realized the value of data when it's shared with their citizens. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-cities-building-smart-solutions-data-they-already-have" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-cities-building-smart-solutions-data-they-already-have#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Council Viewpoints Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:24:00 +0000 76831 at http://americancityandcounty.com 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 Council Viewpoints Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:09:00 +0000 76761 at http://americancityandcounty.com