Built environment

Miami's enhanced resilience plan: a lesson for other cities?

Thu, 2017-02-09 15:42 -- Doug Peeples
02/09/2017

Like many large cities, Miami is wrestling with the challenges of growing populations and aging infrastructure. But the coastal city has another big problem: increasingly frequent tidal flooding. If your city is facing similar challenges, Miami's action plan may provide ideas and solutions you can use.

Tech Republic: One of these 10 municipalities may be the next smartest city in the US

Mon, 2017-02-06 17:36 -- SCC Staff
02/06/2017

Ten cities were selected as finalists in the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant program recently. Of those finalists, the five winning cities will receive readiness workshops geared to their particular smart cities needs in addition to technology and services to be provided by Council partners.

Smart street lighting: Where do we go from here?

Thu, 2017-02-02 14:03 -- Doug Peeples
02/02/2017

City street lights aren't just a light on a post anymore. They're getting smarter all the time and hosting a variety of applications that benefit citizens by helping cities run more smoothly and cost-effectively. But what's next? Read our story to learn about trends and developments that may help answer that question.

Partner Spotlight: News for Panasonic, Huawei, Itron, Siemens, IBM and more

Thu, 2017-01-05 10:57 -- Doug Peeples
01/05/2017

Panasonic's new partnership... Itron's MDM recognized... IBM's hybrid cloud goes to sea... ZTE and Huawei boost 5G-ready mobile equipment production... Siemens wins federal government energy savings contracts... CH2M supports USAID humanitarian efforts. Click the links for details.

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