Following a successful pilot project at Pimlico station in early 2015, Wayfindr has been awarded a $1m grant by Google.org as part of the Google Impact Challenge: Disabilities program.
Wayfindr is the product of a joint venture between the Royal London Society for Blind People (RLSB) and digital product studio, … Read full article
Today George Osborne announced the Autumn Statement and Spending Review to Parliament in London. Here is a summary of some of the key points.
1. Councils will keep the money raised through business rates from 2020 onwards
The Government had previously announced that councils will be taking control of business … Read full article
San Jose City Hall first opened in 2005 and is one of the older developments in our civic centre series. Despite this it remains relevant as a result of its role as a community facility and architectural credentials.
According to San Jose City Council, “the City Hall was thoughtfully planned … Read full article
Peterborough was named Smart City 2015 at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona this week in recognition of it’s commitment to applying a circular economy model to the city and to becoming the UK’s ‘Environment Capital.’
A jury of seven international experts evaluated the 265 candidates from 52 … Read full article
This week Future Councils is at the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) in Barcelona and, after an exciting first day, we thought we would reflect on what it means to be a smart city and provide an overview of what we have seen so far.
Typically when we think … Read full article