Equity drives work of Los Angeles data team

by • 11 months ago

Los Angeles's data team is using community and internal city partnerships to enhance economic, environmental and broadband equity.

North Carolina launches digital equity and literacy office

by • 11 months ago

The new office will be led by Jeremy Collins, the state’s director of innovative connectivity.

‘Intentionality’ key to service delivery in Minnesota, CIO says

by • 3 years ago

Minnesota CIO Tarek Tomes says his secret to effective service delivery is in deliberate planning and adjustment in service of a greater mission.

Philadelphia to revise procurement polices to support minority-owned businesses

by • 3 years ago

Philadelphia is one of 10 cities participating in City Accelerator, a program that advises local governments on developing policies that promote equity.

Report urges cities to consider equity as they adopt emerging tech

by • 5 years ago

Autonomous vehicles, cryptocurrencies, and body worn cameras each could have unintended consequences on vulnerable populations, according to new research from the National League of Cities.

LinkNYC: Wi-Fi kiosks delayed in city's poorer boroughs

by • 6 years ago

As New York City continues installation of free internet kiosks in some neighborhoods, while delaying installation in others, a private vendor's advertising model presents a conflict with the city's goal of tech equity.