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    Streets for people: Using Pokémon GO to power civic engagement

    January 8, 2018 by Charlotte Castle

    Streets for people: Using Pokémon GO to power civic engagement

    Photos by Samantha Madera, courtesy of City of Philadelphia.

    Charlotte Castle is the Vision Zero and neighborhood programs coordinator for the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Transportation & Infrastructure Systems (OTIS). Below she writes about an October 2017 initiative launched by Knight Foundation and Niantic, the creators of Pokémon GO, to explore how technology can foster community engagement in several cities where Knight invests.