UniCity in the News

Kentucky seeks to get reliable internet to as many in state as possible

Channel 9 News

Cincinnati Bell: 124 free Wi-Fi hotspots installed in Covington, city moves toward digital equity

The Cincinnati Enquirer

124 ‘hotspots’ expand free Wi-Fi access in NKY

Fox 19 NOW

Covington works to bridge digital divide for students

The Cincinnati Enquirer

Dayton housing community residents receive Chromebooks Wednesday

Channel 2 News

Digital equity initiative continues with Chromebook distribution

Dayton Daily News

$3M Montgomery County initiative aims to bridge digital divide

Dayton Daily News

High-speed data networks benefit low income families in Montgomery County

Dayton Business Journal

Montgomery County, private partners to bring high-speed Wi-Fi to area

Channel 2 News

Cincinnati offering option for families who don’t want to send kids back to class

91.7 WVXU
Cincinnati Public Radio


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Episode 1: What is a Smart City

Join John Putnam, Director of UniCity at Cincinnati Bell, as he introduces the four pillars that make up a foundation of a Smart City.

Episode 2: Thriving Neighborhoods

In this interview, we discuss how access to reliable high-speed Internet service, digital devices, is necessary for communities to succeed.

Episode 3: Growing Economy

Listen as Katie Meyer, Policy and Program Manager for UniCity, explains the benefits of how being a Smart City can boost the economic development strategy for a city.

Episode 4: Safer Streets

The UniCity team talks through how dedicated Internet bandwidth, video surveillance cameras and sensor technology can help build a safer community.

Episode 5: Innovative Government

Dive in with Katie Meyer as she discusses how Smart City approaches can use data to improve efficiencies within city governments.

Episode 6: Future of Smart City

Hear from Tom Simpson, Cincinnati Bell’s Chief Operating Officer, and what he has to say about the future of Smart Cities and 5G technology.

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