Smart Cities http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/56851/more en How we travel is changing – and San Diego among others is in the driver's seat http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-we-travel-changing-and-san-diego-among-others-drivers-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples discusses San Diego's upcoming trial for autonomous vehicles and connected cars.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-we-travel-changing-and-san-diego-among-others-drivers-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-we-travel-changing-and-san-diego-among-others-drivers-seat#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Fri, 02 Feb 2018 23:25:00 +0000 80931 at http://americancityandcounty.com Why partnerships and engagement are key strategies for building smart transportation networks http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-partnerships-and-engagement-are-key-strategies-building-smart-transportation-networks <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains why public-private partnerships and collaboration are essential to ensuring the success of complex, multi-faceted transportation improvement projects.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-partnerships-and-engagement-are-key-strategies-building-smart-transportation-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-partnerships-and-engagement-are-key-strategies-building-smart-transportation-networks#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 29 Jan 2018 20:15:00 +0000 80861 at http://americancityandcounty.com 5 keys to making your next street light project a success http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-keys-making-your-next-street-light-project-success <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains how to best implement smart street lighting projects.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-keys-making-your-next-street-light-project-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-keys-making-your-next-street-light-project-success#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 22 Jan 2018 20:28:00 +0000 80761 at http://americancityandcounty.com New year kicks off with large cities announcing smart city initiatives http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/new-year-kicks-large-cities-announcing-smart-city-initiatives <div class="node-body article-body">A few large cities are starting the new year with major announcements for smart city initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/new-year-kicks-large-cities-announcing-smart-city-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/new-year-kicks-large-cities-announcing-smart-city-initiatives#comments Smart Cities Technology Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:42:00 +0000 80651 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Traffic in Dallas. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Texas_State_Highway_Loop_12_Northwest_Highway_at_Dallas_North_Tollway_toward_Hathaway_St_-_4526_-_jpfagerback_2013-05-07.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> 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, 08 Jan 2018 19:30:00 +0000 80641 at http://americancityandcounty.com Philadelphia’s smart cities vision: No more money on misery http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-s-smart-cities-vision-no-more-money-misery <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains how Philadelphia's SmartCityPHL initiative is trying to close the city's inequity gap.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-s-smart-cities-vision-no-more-money-misery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/philadelphia-s-smart-cities-vision-no-more-money-misery#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 18 Dec 2017 20:25:00 +0000 80071 at http://americancityandcounty.com Collaborating to create smart communities http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities <div class="field-byline"> Larry Brown </div> <div class="field-deck"> Technology will help drive us into the future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technology will help drive us into the future.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities#comments Fleets Public Transit Smart Cities Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:40:00 +0000 80421 at http://americancityandcounty.com How Indianapolis plans to use data to change lives http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-indianapolis-plans-use-data-change-lives <div class="node-body blog-body">Kevin Ebi, managing editor of the Smart Cities Council, explains how Indianapolis plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-indianapolis-plans-use-data-change-lives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-indianapolis-plans-use-data-change-lives#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Sun, 03 Dec 2017 22:09:00 +0000 79761 at http://americancityandcounty.com How to improve community mobility in a smart city through public-private partnerships http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-improve-community-mobility-smart-city-through-public-private-partnerships <div class="node-body blog-body">Derek Fretheim, director of business development at urban mobility company moovel Group, discusses how public-private partnerships can help cities develop their smart city and mobility initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-improve-community-mobility-smart-city-through-public-private-partnerships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-improve-community-mobility-smart-city-through-public-private-partnerships#comments Public Transit Smart Cities Viewpoints Tue, 28 Nov 2017 22:26:00 +0000 80361 at http://americancityandcounty.com Why Philadelphia says it doesn’t have a housing problem http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-philadelphia-says-it-doesn-t-have-housing-problem <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains why focusing on jobs can help fix a city's housing issues.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-philadelphia-says-it-doesn-t-have-housing-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-philadelphia-says-it-doesn-t-have-housing-problem#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:30:00 +0000 80281 at http://americancityandcounty.com