Urban Evolution: The Smart City Phenomenon in 2024

In the 21st century, people are searching for an abode that will provide better public infrastructure and easily accessible resources that will make their lives easier. Traditional cities often grapple with major issues of inadequate infrastructure, huge population growth, inefficient resource and waste management, and traffic congestion, aiming at a lack of urban development. However, the introduction of smart cities represents a pivotal shift towards embracing new-age technologies to solve some of the most pressing challenges of urban living and make cities have better infrastructure, public services, and sustainable growth.