URBAN ISSUESCities Ramp Up Data Projects, Innovation
Dubuque, Iowa, has a population of just under 60,000, but it's doing something few other cities of its size have ever tried. It's embedding technology in utility meters to collect and analyze water, gas and electricity use
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National: How Midwestern Town Reinvented Itself
BBC (via Bill S)
The city of Dubuque, once faced with record unemployment, has turned its fortunes around. It did so with a combination of inner-city redevelopment and technological advances geared towards a greener, more sustainable future...
San Francisco: Even With Transit First, Cars Rule
San Francisco Examiner
In San Francisco, a place…