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Engaging community is key for smart-city development, officials say

by • 5 months ago

Speakers at a smart-cities conference outside Washington said their programs are only worthwhile if residents understand the new technologies being deployed in their communities.

How Smart Columbus is advancing city transportation tech

by • 7 months ago

Commentary: Jordan Davis, a director at the Columbus Partnership, shares how the Ohio capital is making the most of its $570 million experiment.

Tested by Ubers, scooters and seas of data, city officials see opportunity

by • 8 months ago

A mercurial landscape of transportation options is challenging cities in way that urban transportation officials say they can't build their way out of.

As Columbus, Ohio, pursues 'smart city' plan, officials consider AI

by • 11 months ago

City officials say artificial intelligence is likely to play a role in the city's future, but there still remain questions surrounding its use by government.

Columbus pivots smart city funding toward prenatal care

by • 2 years ago

City officials have been granted federal approval to redirect funding and halt a number of projects after research showed potential problems.

Even smart cities have a big transportation gap, study shows

by • 3 years ago

Economic forces have created a death of intercity travel options, new analysis shows, even in leading smart cities like Columbus, Ohio.

America's first smart city: Advice for Columbus, Ohio's new CIO

by • 3 years ago

Commentary: The CEO of a London-based mobile ticketing company weighs in on how the winning city of the Department of Transportation's Smart City Challenge should focus its efforts for maximum value.

Finalists for $40M federal smart city contest make their last pitches

by • 4 years ago

The seven cities left in the running for the Department of Transportation's "Smart City Challenge" pleaded their cases for funds to overhaul their transportation infrastructure through IT.