A article on The Verge - Welcome to Uberville gives examples of how cities are supporting Uber. Their goals are to generally help low income and marginalized groups access transit.  This effort seems to have a major impact on cities with low density, suburban profiles like Altamonte Springs. Likewise, this may also be useful for individuals and families who may not be able to live near

Leaders in business, government and research return to Toronto on Oct. 6 and 7 for CityAge Toronto to discuss business opportunities and solutions as southern Ontario’s population expands from 9 million to 13.5 million people by 2041. It’s a critical topic facing the country’s future, and it’s also a major opportunity for investment, design and new technology partnerships. See what makes CityAge unique at www.cityage.org/toronto. Space

Geographic information systems (GIS) have been around for many decades. They are tools that allow for the manipulation and representation of data on a map. In fact, many larger cities have dedicated GIS departments. They are popular in cities and can be used by almost any department for both internal and external users. For example, a city planning department will likely layer

Over the last few years, we’ve been hearing a lot of about the Smart Cities movement. With the formation of many industry groups, rapid changes in technology (self driving cars?), large vendors launching new product lines and investments occurring in startups, it’s easy to feel like we are on the cusp of moving towards the perfectly operated city.  Have Smart Cities been