Council is undertaking a number of smart city initiatives to support the creation and growth of a vibrant, diverse and progressive city striving for a sustainable future.
By becoming a smart and liveable city, Council aims to enhance the quality of life, economic growth and environment for residents, visitors and businesses of the city.
Embracing new technology and collecting data to inform decision-making, will help us to improve the way we do things in the City of Maribyrnong.
So what is a Smart City?
A Smart City refers to the use of digital technology to collect data that can be used to manage assets and resources efficiently.
Smart Cities can help create more liveable cities, without compromising the well-being of their citizens. They are innovative in their use of digital solutions to manage services and infrastructure effectively, improve the wellbeing of the community and the environment, and to create a vibrant local economy.
Further information on Council’s Smart City initiatives are provided below.