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  • San Francisco activates online portal to streamline ADU development and help combat housing crisis

    San Francisco, CA, USA

    Symbium's BUILD portal enables city planners, design professionals, developers, and homeowners in San Francisco to understand whether an accessory dwelling unit ("ADU") (also known as second units and in-law units) is allowed on a...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Public Private Partnership
    State and local grants
    SF Planning
  • Laguna Beach open 24/7/365 for business license renewals

    Laguna Beach, CA, USA

    The City of Laguna Beach, CA is using online license renewals to make it easier to do business in Laguna Beach.

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Finance Department
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    Saint John Proactively Manages a Critical Raw Water Main Using Advanced Robotics Inspection Tech

    Saint John, NB, Canada

    The City of Saint John provides raw water for industrial customers delivered via a 1500 mm and 1350 mm (60-inch and 54-inch) pipeline. Managing the integrity of this critical main is key to maintaining continued operation and prod...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
  • USD implements solar-powered ‘EnergiPlants’ for outdoor lighting

    San Diego, CA, USA

    The University of San Diego (USD) utilizes Primo Energy "EnergiPlants" as a way of providing outdoor lighting, charging and other services - all powered by the wind and sun. USD has provided these energy-efficient solutions at the...

    Public Private Partnership
  • Free App for Residents Improves How City Services are Delivered

    Gulfport, MS, USA

    There was no digital way for residents to report issues until the city introduced a free mobile application to their residents. After implementation, not only did service requests increase, but citizen engagement and happiness imp...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Public Works
  • Hurst, TX Turns Customer Chaos into Streamlined Communications

    Hurst, TX, USA

    Like many mid-sized government municipalities, Hurst, TX understood the value of building a connection with their customers. Hurst worked with Rock Solid to develop a mobile platform that would streamline communication, improve ef...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
  • Smart Parking For Golf Cart Communities like Avalon, CA

    Avalon, CA 90704, USA

    Avalon is an island community that only allows golf carts. The huge influx of visitors during peak seasons was creating problems with congestion and parking violations. Fybr provided a solution that was finely tuned to provide hig...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Jordan Monroe - Public Works, City of Avalon
  • SMC Labs Demonstrates Smart Parking Solution to Encourage EV Adoption and Use

    San Mateo County, CA, USA

    San Mateo County Labs is using Fybr’s end-to-end, integrated IoT platform to pilot several use cases including parking, irrigation, air quality, and asset management. Part of the focus is on providing real-time parking availabilit...

    Performance Contracting
    Design-Build Contracts
    Design-Build-Operate-Maintain Contracts
    Chief Smart Communities Officer and Chief Information Officer San Mateo County
  • Washington D.C. - Success with DDOT's parkDC: Penn Quarter/Chinatown Parking Pricing Pilot

    Washington, DC, USA

    The parkDC pilot sought to use sensors, artificial intelligence, pricing, and real-time information to make parking easier and reduce congestion in part of downtown Washington, DC. Due to the success of the pilot, DDOT is currentl...

    Grants
    Federal grants
    State and local grants
    DDOT, FHWA
  • City of Longmont Win All-American City Awards with Online Engagement Strategy and Community Cohesion

    Longmont, CO, USA

    Community members in Longmont noted the number & placement of recreational vehicles were growing & some were beginning to consider their presence in neighborhoods a nuisance; the city drafted a policy to control it and expected it...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    City Manager
  • Street design tool incentivizes iterative urban planning in contentious redevelopment process

    Trondheim, Norway

    City engineers in Trondheim used Streetmix's open source, drag and drop streetscape visualization tool to facilitate more productive community and leadership engagement, leading to a bypass street redesign that was embraced by all...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
  • SFpark - Parking Sensors, Real-Time Data, and Demand-Responsive Pricing Improves Parking

    San Francisco, CA, USA

    SFpark was a federally funded pilot that sought to use innovative technology to test a new approach to manage parking in San Francisco. The ability to collect and utilize real-time data to identify parking availability and impleme...

    Federal grants
    SFpark, SFMTA
  • Driving Equitable Landowner Participation in Green Stormwater Infrastructure Incentive Programs

    St. Louis, MO, USA

    Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District supported work between local non-profit Catholic Charities and private developer Greenprint Partners to install green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) in a low-to-moderate income community, res...

    Public Private Partnership
    Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District
  • San Diego Zoning / Business / Residential Permitting Portals

    San Diego, CA, USA

    The City of San Diego partnered with OpenCounter to streamline permit discovery and application. The goal was to provide a tool that would educate entrepreneurs about the requirements and costs of their projects, and spare them fr...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Economic Development, Mayor's office, Development Services
  • Atlanta is streamlining how small businesses interact with the public sector

    Atlanta, GA, USA

    The City of Atlanta is using OpenCounter to automate customer service tasks related to permit discovery. By asking the customer a series of intelligently structured questions, the portal provides an advanced estimate of the cost, ...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    City Planning Office of Zoning & Development, Office of Buildings, Office of Housing Economic Development Division