Welcome to the Smart Cities Council’s page, which provides case studies, commentaries and resources to help guide communities to better outcomes for their residents. This section is exclusively sponsored by the Smart Cities Council, which publishes the free Smart Cities Readiness Guide to help local leaders craft a smart cities vision, plan of action and method of tracking progress.
Kevin Ebi, global managing editor of the Smart Cities Council, explains how Fairfax County, Va., used a Smart Cities Council readiness workshop to identify steps towards improving mobility, optimizing its street infrastructure and reducing obesity.
Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains how West Sacramento, Calif., recently used a Smart Cities Council Readiness Workshop to find opportunities for improving mobility, public safety, the built environment and communications through a more holistic, systematic approach.
Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains why public-private partnerships and collaboration are essential to ensuring the success of complex, multi-faceted transportation improvement projects.