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Utility Representation

Upper Peninsula, extreme cold weather area

What does program success look like in Marquette?

For Marquette, a successful program will bolster the city’s work in developing a holistic Climate Action Plan that will chart the course for meeting the community’s climate, energy, and environmental goals for the decades to come.

How will creating a smarter city in Marquette affect the daily lives of its residents?

MiNextCities will make Marquette a living laboratory for smart cities technologies. Residents can experience the benefits of emissions-reduction efforts as well as cost savings from long-term investments in efficient infrastructure and fleet electrification programs that reduce operations and maintenance spending – freeing up resources for public-facing programs or other infrastructure upgrades.