Smart Cities http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/56851/more en Creating smart communities in southern Nevada http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/creating-smart-communities-southern-nevada <div class="node-body blog-body">Clark County, Nev. Commissioner and Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada Chairman Larry Brown explains several smart cities initiatives being implemented in the Las Vegas Valley region.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/creating-smart-communities-southern-nevada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/creating-smart-communities-southern-nevada#comments Smart Cities Technology Viewpoints Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:30:00 +0000 82861 at http://americancityandcounty.com Readiness Challenge: How Las Vegas’s spirit of innovation will benefit all http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/readiness-challenge-how-las-vegas-s-spirit-innovation-will-benefit-all <div class="node-body blog-body">Kevin Ebi, global managing editor of the Smart Cities Council, explains how Las Vegas took advantage of its Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge to focus on mobility, civic engagement and public safety.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/readiness-challenge-how-las-vegas-s-spirit-innovation-will-benefit-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/readiness-challenge-how-las-vegas-s-spirit-innovation-will-benefit-all#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:26:00 +0000 82801 at http://americancityandcounty.com Why and how to partner with your electric company http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-and-how-partner-your-electric-company <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst explains why the local power utility is the best collaborator and supporter in the progression towards becoming a smarter city.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-and-how-partner-your-electric-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-and-how-partner-your-electric-company#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 30 Jul 2018 19:56:00 +0000 81541 at http://americancityandcounty.com How Cary, N.C., is tearing down silos http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cary-nc-tearing-down-silos <div class="node-body blog-body">Kevin Ebi, global managing editor at the Smart Cities Council, explains how Cary, N.C. is building a "360-degree view of the city" to remove silos in the city.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cary-nc-tearing-down-silos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cary-nc-tearing-down-silos#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 23 Jul 2018 20:10:00 +0000 82621 at http://americancityandcounty.com How cities are satisfying the public's new appetite for mobility options http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cities-are-satisfying-publics-new-appetite-mobility-options <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi, explains how cities are trying to satisfy the public's new desires for mobility options.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cities-are-satisfying-publics-new-appetite-mobility-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-cities-are-satisfying-publics-new-appetite-mobility-options#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 16 Jul 2018 20:25:00 +0000 82561 at http://americancityandcounty.com How smart city technology can improve quality of life http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-smart-city-technology-can-improve-quality-life <div class="node-body blog-body">Doug Peeples, readiness editor at the Smart Cities Council, explains how local governments can use smart city initiatives to improve quality of life in their communities.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-smart-city-technology-can-improve-quality-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-smart-city-technology-can-improve-quality-life#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 09 Jul 2018 19:04:00 +0000 82511 at http://americancityandcounty.com Three tech tools that can keep our citizens and first responders safe http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-tech-tools-can-keep-our-citizens-and-first-responders-safe <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains technologies that public safety departments can use to better serve citizens.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-tech-tools-can-keep-our-citizens-and-first-responders-safe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-tech-tools-can-keep-our-citizens-and-first-responders-safe#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 25 Jun 2018 18:30:00 +0000 80641 at http://americancityandcounty.com 5 ideas from Silicon Valley on making your city more innovative http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-ideas-silicon-valley-making-your-city-more-innovative <div class="node-body blog-body">Officials in cities across the Silicon Valley region share insights with Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi about how to make cities more innovative.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-ideas-silicon-valley-making-your-city-more-innovative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-ideas-silicon-valley-making-your-city-more-innovative#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 11 Jun 2018 20:02:00 +0000 82241 at http://americancityandcounty.com A small cell – in a smart pole – in pursuit of a smarter city http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/small-cell-smart-pole-pursuit-smarter-city <div class="field-byline"> David Reuter </div> <div class="field-deck"> In the shadow of nearby Dallas, Farmers Branch, Texas is staking a claim for progressive, forward-thinking solutions that will deliver for its citizens now and for generations to come </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the shadow of nearby Dallas, Farmers Branch, Texas is staking a claim for progressive, forward-thinking solutions that will deliver for its citizens now and for generations to come. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/small-cell-smart-pole-pursuit-smarter-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/small-cell-smart-pole-pursuit-smarter-city#comments Smart Cities Tue, 05 Jun 2018 22:55:00 +0000 82191 at http://americancityandcounty.com The state of smart cities' progress http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/state-smart-cities-progress <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi describes the general status of smart city project implementation worldwide, based on a global survey.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/state-smart-cities-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/state-smart-cities-progress#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 14 May 2018 18:13:00 +0000 82001 at http://americancityandcounty.com