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Title: COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY FOR URBAN IMPROVEMENT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Acad of Engineering
United States of America
Date Published: 1971
Page Count: 238
Sponsoring Agency: National Acad of Engineering
Washington, DC 20418
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Housing and Urban Development
Washington, DC 20410
Grant Number: H 1221
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PILOT PROJECT STUDY OF MODERN COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AS APPLIED TO THE RELIEF OF CITY PROBLEMS AND THE UPGRADING OF CITY LIFE.
Abstract: A SUBPANEL OF THE COMMITTEE ON TELECOMUNICATIONS REVIEWED MANY PRESENT AND PROPOSED APPLICATIONS OF COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY TO CRIME PREVENTION AND EMERGENCY SERVICES RESPONSE EXPEDITING. RECOMMENDATIONS INCLUDE PILOT PROJECTS TO IMPLEMENT A 24-HOUR TELEVISION SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM, TO DEVELOP AND TEST A SYSTEM TO AUTOMATICALLY LOCATE THE ORIGIN OF AN INCOMING EMERGENCY CALL AND TO STUDY THE AUTOMATIC VEHICLE MONITORING TO ALL POTENTIAL PUBLIC SERVICES USERS. OTHER AREAS COVERED ARE URBAN HOUSING SECURITY, CITIZEN-GOVERNMENT INTERACTION, EDUCATION, HEALTH, POLLUTION, AND TRANSPORTATION.
Index Term(s): Automated vehicle monitors; Emergency telephone number; Low light level television; Research and development; Residential security; Technology transfer; Telecommunications; Telecommunications equipment; Urban planning
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