Starting this month, the City of Fort Collins is partnering with Rubicon Global to keep the streets clean. This is a six month pilot program that is testing out new smart technology.

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Rubicon has developed the technology that will help street sweepers manage routes, dispatch to impacted areas and allow drivers to report a problem themselves.

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“The City of Fort Collins is always looking to take advantage of technology and data to help improve efficiency, maintenance and make for a better community for our citizens,” said Larry Schneider, City of Fort Collins Director of Transportation in a press release. “We think this specific smart city solution from Rubicon Global could be a game changer for our fleet of street sweeping vehicles."

See the full press release HERE

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