2018 NAVIGATOR AWARD WINNER: José Serrano-McClain, former Project Manager, NYCx, Mayor's Office of the Chief Technology Officer, City of New York.
“This is the way we must work together to meet the challenges of tomorrow,” said Seleta Reynolds, the LADOT’s general manager.
2018 NAVIGATOR AWARD WINNER: Michael Sherwood, Director of Information Technology, City of Las Vegas, Nevada
Each of the cities, part of “a coast-to-coast civic-solutions laboratory,” will receive $1 million in funding.
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A federal contract is testing a system that would alert drivers with the goal of avoiding collisions.
Virtual perimeters could help improve safety.
Most efforts aimed at increasing spending, streamlining regulations.
Projects are already appearing in Massachusetts independent of the state’s grant program.
San Francisco’s scooters are back, and newly regulated. But is regulation enough to make them work in the long term?
A number of cities are rolling out resilience strategies full of projects that need funding, and impact and mission-related investors make a good fit.
The city wants to boost for-hire vehicle occupancy rates, while also improving low-income residents’ access to transportation and reducing traffic congestion.
The situational awareness dashboard at the city’s Traffic Operations Center is the first step in a grander plan.
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The Knight Foundation aims to take projects out of the hands of car companies in five cities.
In the smart city era, data is increasingly used in governments’ decisionmaking. But what happens when that data is flawed?
A public-private partnership between the city, Waze and SpotHero installed more than 500 Waze Beacons to help drivers pinpoint their locations.
The agency wants first responders’ clothing to be able to generate and store electricity.
The scooter wars are an embodiment of the “ask for forgiveness, rather than permission” mantra.
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