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Innovative air quality and traffic sensors rolled out in Merton in line with COP26
Merton Council is installing air quality sensors in priority locations around the borough in November to support its ambition to tackle toxic air pollution and make Merton a net-zero borough by 2050.
Council to tackle fly-tipping through innovative technology
Sutton Council has partnered with the technology communications company, Vodafone, to install cameras in order to catch and prevent people from fly-tipping.
Sutton Council to address parking issues in Beddington Park
Sutton Council will trial technology to address the increased use of Beddington Park’s Church Road entrance.
Sutton Council to introduce modern ways of monitoring local parks
Sutton Council will partner with Internet of Things (IoT) company North to monitor the parks’ usage and help support the management of its facilities.
Sutton Council uses new technology to look at disabled parking bay use
Sutton Council is deploying sensors to help monitor the usage of disabled parking spaces around Sutton Town Centre.
Kingston Council taking tougher actions on fly tipping
Innovative Internet of Things (IoT) camera sensors will be installed as part of the InnOvaTe Project in 10 housing sites across the borough to discourage fly tipping.
Sharing the tech journey
Sixteen months into a global pandemic, cross-borough collaboration is more important than ever. As resources continue to be severely stretched, it is the small innovative projects that have the potential to make the biggest difference to our communities.
Croydon Council pilots mobile app for their Love Croydon, Shop Local campaign
Free apps that enable residents to get the best of their local area, straight to their phone, are being piloted as part of the Love Croydon, shop local campaign.
New sensors to discourage anti-social behaviour at Cambridge Road Estate
Kingston Council is rolling-out digital sensors to support the management of empty properties at Cambridge Road Estate, in partnership with IoT solutions specialist North.
Sutton Council seeks to reduce fly-tipping and illegal encampments in the borough’s car parks
Sutton Council is deploying sensors to help combat fly-tipping and the rise of unauthorised access in the borough’s car parks.
Richmond Council to use innovative sensor technology to monitor air quality in the borough
Richmond Council is one of the first London Boroughs to join the ‘Breathe London’ trial which gives access to a network of air quality sensors and pollution data. This will help significantly reduce the costs of sourcing accurate air pollution data for local projects...
Mayor announces increase in air quality monitoring on Clean Air Day
London’s network of air quality sensors is continuing to grow with an additional 131 air quality sensors set to be installed at hospitals, schools and other priority locations making it easier for all Londoners to access reliable, localised, real-time air quality data.