The Beginner’s Guide to the ULEZ: What is it and Why is it Important to Our City?

The Beginner’s Guide to the ULEZ: What is it and Why is it Important to Our City?

If you’re in London, you’ve probably noticed signs scattered throughout the city hoping to catch the attention of busy passersby to remind them that the ULEZ is coming. Perhaps you’ve spotted one during your morning commute on the tube, or seen one fixed to the side of the bus as it whizzed past you on your way home. But what actually is the ULEZ? …

Day Two on the Job: Musings of a New Starter

Day Two on the Job: Musings of a New Starter

Today is my second day at DG Cities and my excitement is only gaining momentum. Two days into the role and already I envision this team of 11 growing in size, quickly becoming a sea of hundreds, all eagerly brainstorming and collaborating to reshape and improve our cities. Or perhaps these are the musings of a graduating millennial wishfully getting ahead of himself. But how could I not, when the setting is so compelling?

From the Future of Mobility to Smart Home Design: An Exciting Four Months at DG Cities

From the Future of Mobility to Smart Home Design: An Exciting Four Months at DG Cities

It’s been nearly four months since I joined the DG Cities team, and while I had no idea what was in store for me when I first started, I have certainly learned a lot in my time here. I’ve had the chance to work on a number of exciting and diverse projects, all of which have reminded me, more so than ever, of just how rapidly technology is shaping the towns and cities we live in.