Erie Innovation District announces new board of directors
Joseph G. NeCastro named chairman
ERIE, Pa., May 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Erie Innovation District (EID), once merely an idea, has generated so much momentum in
recent months that organizers are reconstituting its Board of Directors to reflect more broad-based representation.
The city looks to join other urban areas using electronic data collection, including sensors, to manage assets and resources.
This is what getting smarter could mean for the city of Erie.
Free high-speed public Wi-Fi might be used to alert citizens in the event of an emergency such as a major snowstorm.
State-of-the-art video surveillance equipment can alert law enforcement to potential threats could be used to enhance security at city parks, outside schools and near entertainment venues.