Resource on Jun 17, 2013

State of the City: 5 Trends Impacting US Cities 

Identifying solutions to complex problems will require us to let go of the old ways of working, in favor of more adaptive strategies. This report overviews 5 Trends and what they mean for our cities future.

Resource on Nov 26, 2012

Takeaways from Urban Policy Advisory Group Session on Civic Technology 

Living Cities convened group of members of the Urban Policy Advisory Group, along with their chief innovation and technology officers, for a half-day session at the Harvard Kennedy School. These are their key takeaways.

Resource on Nov 26, 2012

Field Scan of Civic Technology 

We interviewed 25 people with expertise in cities, issues facing low income people, and technology in June and July of 2012. This field scan presents our synthesis - and a snapshot of the civic tech field.

Resource on Jan 26, 2012

Trends in Focus: Technology and Civic Change 

A civic technology framework & schema for rating e-governance efforts prepared by Professor Archon Fung, Harvard Kennedy School

Resource on Apr 21, 2011

Urban Policy Advisory Group: August 2010 Highlights 

Highlights from the proceedings of the August 5-7 Urban Policy Advisory Group (UPAG) meeting held in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Resource on Apr 21, 2011

Urban Policy Advisory Group: Febuary 2011 Highlights 

A snapshot of some highlights from the Urban Policy Advisory Group's fifth in-person meeting, “Permanent Fiscal Crises or a New Normal?”