Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Surrey is one of Canada’s fastest growing cities, moving from a suburban to an urban infrastructure, but in an eco-conscious way. They’re tackling climate change and emissions head on, as well as looking at ways to effectively minimize waste.
They’ve got an app that offers citizens a way to give feedback, training programs for those not digitally savvy and and poverty reduction plan.
From an infrastructure perspective, they’ve built and Innovation Boulevard, with universities, businesses, health technologies and innovation hubs are built in clusters that are walkable or connected by light rail.