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SMART CITIES – SMART WAY OF REPORTING MUNICIPAL ISSUES

South Africans are constantly struggling to make their grievances heard when it come to municipal issues which often times results in strikes with the hopes of solving them. 395 more words

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Project Sunroof Offers Estimates on Community Solar

Project Sunroof has gotten some upgrades. Now it offers information on communities as well as single houses. “Today we’re excited to be taking Project Sunroof a step further by launching a new data explorer tool to enable solar estimates for entire communities, in addition to individual homes, by leveraging 3D rooftop geometry from Google Earth to estimate the solar potential for millions of rooftops in America. 84 more words

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New Database: Projected Sizes for Urban Trees

A new database provides information on projected sizes for urban trees. “Sometimes in the cramped environs of U.S. cities every inch counts, especially if attempting to make space for nature. 61 more words

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Report municipal issues directly with ttrumpet

The locally developed ttrumpet mobile application has introduced an innovative new Ward Feature that empowers citizens by giving them a direct link to their municipalities and ward councillors. 276 more words

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South African Citizens Get New Tool for Examining Municipal Budgets

Citizens of South Africa have a new tool for getting information on municipal budgets. “Municipal Money, a new web based tool built for National Treasury by Code for South Africa, makes this information for all South African municipalities accessible in an easy-to-understand format with a few clicks of a mouse. 37 more words

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Boston.gov Goes Open Source

Interesting: Boston.gov is now open-source. “Taking the source code public, a move overseen by the city’s Digital Team, will speed the rate at which the site evolves through the addition of new features developed by local software designers, academic institutions and organizations. 18 more words

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