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Innovations used in 12 cities around the world may help others
Innovations used in 12 cities around the world may help others

What makes a city work? And are there innovations that can make a city work better? We went looking for good ideas that are being tested in cities around the world, asking urban leaders who will be attending the CityLab conference in Los Angeles this week to tell us about one good idea that has worked well back home. Here is a collection of the ideas we liked best. Edmonton, Canada By Don Iveson In Edmonton, a city of nearly 900,000, we have changed the way we view trash. Rather than thinking of it as a nuisance to be disposed of, we see it as a resource, and that has made a huge difference. As in Los Angeles, Edmonton residents separate their trash at home into recyclables and...

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