We want to create a smart city where people live longer, healthier and more prosperous lives, with better skills, in a safe and sustainable environment. We believe we can achieve this through ideas, empowerment, great leadership and making the most of the resources we have.
We use information and data to improve our understanding of our city and its challenges.
We put people at the heart of our work, supporting and empowering our citizens.
We share our knowledge and expertise in Smart City leadership on a global stage.
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Awarded Smart City of the Year 2015
When I introduce myself in meetings, at conferences and other events I often start by saying that I’ll offer a prize to anyone with a longer job title than mine, as the Council’s Environment, Transport and Future City Manager I’m lucky enough to work in a diverse team…read more
With the growing scarcity of raw materials coupled with the increasing pressures for skills, services, housing, and other spaces, the sharing economy is increasingly seen as an appealing solution to the challenges we face in cities. But how sustainable is the sharing…read more
Over 40 business delegates from organisations across Peterborough have helped to define how the city can measure its progress towards creating a Circular Economy. By adopting circular economic principles, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)…read more