smart cities Stories Mapped by City and State

Discover what state and local governments are utilizing smart cities.

See the big picture of how government agencies are utilizing smart cities by exploring our Government Technology editorial database geographically visualized by location and date.


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Spokane, Wash., Adds Verizon to List of Smart City Partners

Spokane, Wash. / October 19, 2018

Bringing the Smart City Vision to Kansas City’s Neglected East Side

Kansas City, MO / October 1, 2018

Dedicated Smart City Lab to Open Near Denver

Denver, CO / September 19, 2018

Syracuse, N.Y., Officials Ask Council to OK $38M Smart Streetlight Project

Syracuse, NY / August 16, 2018

Portsmouth, Va., Pins Its Economic, Social Future on High-Speed Connectivity

Portsmouth, VA / August 15, 2018

Brief: Lima, Ohio Council to Vote on Smart City Contract

Lima City, OH / August 6, 2018

As it Works Toward Smart City Projects, Columbus, Ohio, Opens 'Experience Center' Downtown for the Work

Columbus, OH / June 28, 2018

Smart City Projects Succeed with Iterative Approach

San Mateo CA, Kansas City MO / June 20, 2018

Smart City Demo Showcases the Potential of Connected Infrastructure

St. Louis, MO / June 19, 2018

Smart Corridor Could Forever Change Ohio Transportation

Dublin, OH / June 18, 2018

Schenectady, N.Y., Forges Ahead with Smart City Efforts

Schenectady, NY / June 15, 2018

Kansas City, Mo., Issues RFP for Smart City Partner

Kansas City, Mo. / June 8, 2018

Making 5G a Reality Means Building Partnerships — Not Just Networks

Sacramento, Calif. / June 5, 2018

Smart Columbus Unveils System Geared Toward Addressing Transportation Needs

Columbus, OH / May 17, 2018

Erie, Pa., Plans Surveillance System, LED Lights for Smart City Initiative

Erie, Pennsylvania / April 19, 2018

Columbus, Ohio, Picks Smart City Data Project Vendor

Columbus, OH / April 17, 2018

Michigan's AV, Smart City Proving Ground Opens for Business

Detroit, MI / April 6, 2018

Big Data Can Help Solve Big City Problems, but Watch for the Potholes

Kansas City, Mo. / March 28, 2018

Cities that Fail to Become Smart Could Be the Next Digital Rust Belt

Kansas City, Mo. / March 27, 2018

Growth Prompts Smart Cities Talk in Texas

Frisco, Texas / March 23, 2018

Panasonic Imagines the Future of Smart Cities in Miniature

Denver, Colorado / March 9, 2018

Schenectady Mayor Maps Smart City Plans for U.S. House Subcommittee

Schenectady, New York / February 28, 2018

Smart Cities Come with Inherent Privacy Risks, ACLU Says

Portland, ME / February 26, 2018

As Smart Projects Take Shape, Officials See Cleveland’s IoT Collaborative as a Regional Boon

Cleveland, Ohio / February 20, 2018

Columbus Issues RFP for the Operating System to Run its Smart City Systems

Columbus, Ohio / February 2, 2018

Louisville Makes Final Round for Smart Cities Readiness Challenge Grant

Louisville, Ky. / February 2, 2018

Treating Smart City Procurements Like Open Data

Pittsburgh, Pa. / February 1, 2018

New Orleans Wants to Be a Smart City, But at What Cost?

New Orleans, Louisiana / February 1, 2018

Smart Columbus Initiative Seeks Open-Source Data-Sharing Infrastructure

Columbus, Ohio / January 31, 2018

CES 2018: Making Smart Cities Responsive

Las Vegas, Nevada / January 9, 2018

Smart City Procurement: Making the 100-Year Decisions

New York City / January 5, 2018