Tags equity

Philadelphia to revise procurement polices to support minority-owned businesses

by • 3 months 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 • 2 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 • 3 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.