Columbus is the winner of the US Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge, beating out San Francisco, Austin, Portland, Kansas City, Denver and Pittsburgh. Columbus will receive a $40 million federal grant combined with $10 million from Vulcan Inc. and matched by an additional $90 million from private sector partners. The award will invest in next generation transportation technologies and services, including driverless vehicles, advanced traffic analytics and intelligent infrastructure.
Big news – a real game-changer for Columbus!
- Columbus Wins $50 Million Smart City Grant – Columbus Underground
- Columbus awarded $50 million in Smart City grants – Columbus Dispatch