Barkly Village Parklet, West Footscray. The parklet forms part of Council’s three year program of pop up activities in the City. The installation seeks to test the benefits of smaller park-like spaces in shopping precincts as a means of activation, and providing a place for gathering where public space is limited.
A smart city uses information and communication technologies to enhance the quality and performance of urban services for citizens while reducing costs and resource consumption simultaneously. Here is a MOJO infographic which highlights some key aspects of smart cities and has some intersting examples of the same.