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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Smart, Connected Bikes Launch in Las Vegas’ Innovation District

Las Vegas, Nev. / December 21, 2017

Spokane, Wash., Steps into Smart Cities

Spokane, WA / December 6, 2017

So, Bill Gates Wants to Build a Smart City?

Phoenix, Arizona / November 16, 2017

From Massachusetts Naval Station to Smart City?

Weymouth, MA / October 30, 2017

New Kensington, Pa., Pushes into Smart City Space with State Grant

New Kensington, PA / October 23, 2017

Philadelphia Kicks Off Smart City Planning Workshop

Philadelphia, PA / October 19, 2017

Denver South Sees Smart City Potential with Newly Formed Alliance

Denver, CO / October 10, 2017

Smart Cities Week Conference to Focus on Infrastructure

Washington, D.C. / October 4, 2017

Smart Cities Strategic Plan Begins to Take Shape in Henderson, Nev.

Henderson NV / September 15, 2017

Why Small and Mid-Size Municipalities Don't Fear Smart City Tech

San Francisco, CA / September 12, 2017

What Is Considered 'Smart' Government in the Digital Age?

RALEIGH NC, Wake County NC, Cary NC / August 30, 2017

Small Cities Go 'Smart' by Developing More Direct Relationships with Residents

Queen Creek AZ, Burnsville MN, / August 29, 2017

2018 'Global City Teams Challenge' Seeks to Solidify Cybersecurity for 'Smart City' Systems

Washington DC / August 29, 2017

Splunk's Expected Public-Sector Expansion Tied to Smart Cities Movement

Fairfax County VA, Los Angeles / August 24, 2017

Marion, Iowa, Partners with Researchers for Better Policing

Marion, IA / August 21, 2017

Smart City Competition Seeks Startups, Companies with Eye on Public Sector

Herndon Va / August 18, 2017

The Power of Data Visualization in Cities

pittsburgh pa / August 16, 2017

4 Jurisdictions Craft Scalable Smart Solutions for Water Quality, Flooding, Air Pollution, Public Safety

bellevue wa, portland or, newport news va, montgomery county md / August 10, 2017

How Redlands, Calif., Uses Data to Make 'Smart' Decisions

redlands ca / August 9, 2017

Army of Air-Quality Sensors to Offer Lafayette, La., and Baltimore Glimpses of Ozone, Humidity Levels

lafayette la, baltimore md / August 7, 2017

How Kansas City, Mo., Is Snuffing Out Potholes Before They Appear

kansas city mo / August 2, 2017

Smart City Tech Experts Gather in Kansas City for Annual Gigabit Summit

kansas city mo / July 31, 2017

Colorado Springs Wants to Join 'Smart Gigabit Communities' Network

colorado springs co / July 26, 2017

Kansas City, Mo.: Home of the '51 Smartest Blocks' in the Country

kansas city mo / July 25, 2017

Seattle Appoints Smart City Coordinator

seattle wa / July 21, 2017

Tree Data Collection Helps New Kensington, Pa., Begin Smart City Transformation

New Kensington PA / July 18, 2017

4 Smart Technology Tests Happening in Las Vegas

Las Vegas NV / July 11, 2017

Columbus, Ohio, Official Says Smart City Progress in First Year Consists of 'Internal Workings'

columbus oh / July 10, 2017

Louisville, Ky., Looks to 'IFTTT' as Future of Open Data, Among Other Services

/ June 30, 2017

What's New in Civic Tech: Washington, D.C., to Publish Traffic Crash Data Daily

Washington DC / June 29, 2017

On Chicago's Goose Island, 'City Digital' Accelerates Smart City Innovation

Goose Island IL / June 29, 2017

Smart City 2.0: Shifting the Focus from Infrastructure to People

Austin TX, Cary NC / June 27, 2017

5 New Cities Become Smart Gigabit Communities

Washington DC, Albuquerque NM, Phoenix, San Diego, Jackson Energy Authority TN / June 27, 2017

North Carolina Cities Use Data to Improve Quality of Life

Raleigh NC, Durham NC, Chapel Hill NC, Cary NC / June 8, 2017

Louisville, Ky.’s Gigabit Experience Center Brings Fiber Connection Speeds to ‘Network Connectivity Desert’

/ May 26, 2017

Civic Analytics Network: Helping Cities Unlock the Power of Data

Los Angeles ca, Chicago il, New York City ny, San Francisco ca, Pittsburgh pa / May 26, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., Maps Data Related to Digital Inclusion

kansas city mo / May 17, 2017

How Smart Cities Can Increase Public Transit Ridership (Industry Perspective)

new york city ny, boston ma, columbus oh, pittsburgh pa / May 17, 2017

Siemens' Donation to 'Smart Columbus' Effort Intended as Connected Vehicle Foundation

columbus oh / May 12, 2017

Zombie Software Is Just One Obstacle for Building Smarter Cities

philadelphia pa, san jose ca, san leandro ca, seattle wa / May 10, 2017

Silicon Valley Think Tank Assists Smart City Initiative in Columbus, Ohio

columbus oh / May 9, 2017

Demonstration Partnership Policy Readies Sacramento, Calif., for Smart City Pilots

Sacramento, CA / May 5, 2017

3 Cities Pilot Cloud-Based App, Dashboards to Get Smart About Trash and Recyclables

atlanta ga, columbus ga, santa fe nm / April 12, 2017

Stark County, Ohio, Poised to See its First Smart City

canton oh / April 6, 2017

San Diego Installs Data-Gathering Sensors to Boost Parking Efficiency

san diego ca / April 4, 2017

Florida Community Takes a Smart City Approach to Wellness

lake nona fl / March 28, 2017

Cincinnati Seeks Developers to Create Smart City Platform With Free Wi-Fi

cincinnati oh / March 27, 2017

San Diego to Tackle Largest Multi-Sensor Pod Deployment in U.S. to Date

san diego ca / March 27, 2017

Dallas Works Toward a 'Smart' Convention Center

dallas tx / March 24, 2017

Seattle in Search of Smart City Coordinator to Drive Collaboration, Consistency in Deployments

seattle wa / March 20, 2017

Seeking Smart Streetlights: Creative Procurement in Pittsburgh

pittsburgh pa / March 14, 2017

San Diego Smart Stoplights Reduce Traffic Congestion

san diego ca / March 10, 2017

Dallas Innovation Alliance Accelerates Smart City Projects

Dallas, Tx. / February 1, 2017

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