John Tolva

Former city executives launch startup consulting firm for smart cities


CityFi — formed by veterans of Chicago, D.C., and New York city governments — will work with localities and companies that want to deploy connected sensor technologies.

Chicago releases first technology strategy


The City of Chicago released its first technology plan on Tuesday that features 28 initiatives within five broad strategies to create a framework to help the city realize its vision of becoming a place where technology fuels opportunity.