Trivandrum Needs Your Help to Become a ‘Smart City’! Submit Your Ideas and Proposals to make our city smart

Photo Credit: The QuadCam Bros
Photo Credit: The QuadCam Bros

Techies in Technopark has started an initiative in which netizens can submit their ideas to support Trivandrum's smart city competition.

Trivandrum City is gearing up to become a Smart City and city needs your help to achieve that dream.

Techies in Technopark has started an initiative in which netizens can submit their ideas to support Trivandrum’s smart city competition. The initiative started by Pratidhwani an organization of Technopark employees tries to reach out to Trivandrumites and urges them to contribute ideas to help Trivandrum to become a Smart City.

You can submit your ideas at ‘techies4smartcity@gmail.com’ or WhatsApp at 9895374679. You can also submit your ideas at Prathidhwani Facebook Page Or on this page called ‘Smart Trivandrum’.

While most of the ideas were pan-city, some of them were about how to improve the efficiency of Trivandrum Corporation by making an app where people can register complaint ranging from street light issues to waste management. The highlight of the proposal has to be a ‘pan-city’ initiative, which will benefit most, if not all citizens.

Trivandrum is one among 74 cities in the race for smart city status. Once selected as smart city, a sum of 1000 crores will be earmarked for developmental activities in Trivandrum.

Earlier, a meeting was conducted to invite suggestions from the civil society. Development of transport infrastructure, including inland waterways, and the transformation of the city into a hub for art and culture were the highlights of the consultative meeting. Meanwhile, the ward-level meetings as part of the preparation of the city Corporation’s Smart City proposal began on Sunday.

Trivandrum is one among 74 cities in the race for smart city status. Once selected as a smart city, a sum of 1000 crores will be earmarked for developmental activities in Trivandrum.

  • Email: techies4smartcity@gmail.com
  • WhatsApp: 9895374679
  • Prathidhwani Facebook Page: fb/technoparkprathidhwani
  • Smart Trivandrum FB Page: fb/SmartTrivandrum

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