Smart Utilities Projects
The Office of Innovation and Colorado Springs Utilities tested streetlight controllers which provided information such as energy usage, outages, day burning streetlights, and more. The controllers also allowed for streetlight dimming for energy savings.
For more information on the project, please review the final report.
5G is the next generation of cellular connectivity. The Office of Innovation has partnered with several City departments, including Planning, Public Works, and Colorado Springs Utilities to develop requirements and processes for the private sector providers who want to deploy 5G small cells within the City.
Learn more on our telecommunications page.