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Smart21 Communities of 2014

Smart21-Logo2The Intelligent Community Forum named the world’ s Smart21 Communities of 2014. This year the Smart21 is comprised of six communities from Canada, four from both Australia and the United States, three from Taiwan and one each from Kenya, Greece, Brazil and New Zealand. The communities range in size from 15,000 people in Mitchell, USA to more than six million in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Continue reading

City Vitals 2.0

CEOs for Cities published an updated version of the City Vitals research, which looks at a broad range of metrics in the 51 largest metro regions of the United States to equip them with the means to become more competitive and vibrant’”using measurements from the solid, such as college attainment, to the less easily defined weirdness index or Internet search variety. Continue reading