Innovation & Technology


Broadband Technology Opportunities Program

The Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) enhances public safety by providing a faster and more secure broadband network to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and Charlotte Fire Department.



Open Data Portal

The City of Charlotte believes in providing accessible data and readily available information about Ci​ty operations in the spirit of transparency and open government. Open access to City data provides citizens with a higher degree of visibility into public services to enhance and sustain trust.



Google Fiber

​Google has announced that Charlotte has been selected to receive Google​ Fiber, an internet and TV service that provides internet speeds up to one gigabit per second.




The City of Charlotte has partnered with the Code for Charlotte Brigade to debut a new Citygram feature allowing citizens to receive notifications when rezoning plans are submitted to the City for review.