March 1, 2019

Smart Cities Challenge (Competition One): City of Côte Saint-Luc Final Proposal

City of Côte Saint-Luc

The Smart Cities Challenge is a pan-Canadian competition open to all municipalities, local or regional governments, and Indigenous communities (First Nations, Métis and Inuit). The Challenge empowers communities to adopt a smart cities approach to improve the lives of their residents through innovation, data and connected technology.

Prize category: $10 million
Name of community: City of Côte Saint-Luc
Province: Quebec
Population: 34,464

Challenge statement

In the face of a rapidly aging population, the City of Côte Saint-Luc will implement a connected framework, leveraging smart devices and related technologies that will empower seniors to:
1. live more safely and independently in their homes;
2. be better connected to their communities and city services;
3. be more socially engaged.
Improving the overall well-being and quality of life for older adults and reducing stress on families and caregivers, the healthcare system, and long-term care facilities.

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