LAMIA'S INFRASTRUCTURES

The infrastructures integrated in the iCity platform by the City of Lamia are related with mobility, WiFi and weather data. Lamia will also open a service to manage tourism and culture information.
 

Issue Reporting

Description

Issue reporting is a basic need to every local community. Citizens need to interact with authorities not only using phone but using mobiles, tablets, etc.Citizens can submit issues regarding city’s infrastructure such as potholes, graffiti removal, etc.
 

Policies and rules
 
Service limitation: In order to make a POST call you need to get an API-KEY from Municipality.
 
Cost: Free 
 

Details

Data are being exposed through web service using REST (json or xml format). SSL is used to ensure data integrity. The main functionalities that are avaliable in this infrastructure:

 
·      List of Services
·      List of Request
·     Search for a Request
·      Submission of a request


Status: INTEGRATED.
 

 

Public Transportation

Description

Public transportation is a shared passenger transport service which is available for use by the general public. In other words, public transportation is the facilitating the daily commuting of citizens in several areas of city. For the city of Lamia Public transport modes include urban and interurban buses.

Furthermore, the municipality in cooperation with urban and interurban bus companies, provides digital services to citizens which includes information for bus stops and routes of urban and interurban buses, cars bikes and taxis parking stands, as well as smart guide for travel plan. Data are dynamically updated on real-time.

 

Policies and rules
 
Service limitation: Open Data.
 
Cost: Free 
 

Details

Mobility services are offered to public in "open data" format and could exploited by several web and mobile applications that might have built by solitary individuals (individuals, hobbyists, students, etc.) or companies. Public Transportation includes the following functionalities:

 
·      Search Urban & Interurban Bus Stops
·      Search Urban & InterurbanBus Lines
·      Search Urban & InterurbanBus Arrivals
·      Search Urban & InterurbanBus Timetable
·      Search for Car Parking, Taxi Stands, Motorcycle parking and bicycle routes and Ticket Machines
·      Search for “near me” bus stops, parking, etc.
·      Urban Trip Planner

A new mobility endpoint is implemented within a European project called CitySDK.

 

Status: COMING SOON.
 

 

Weather Conditions

Description


In the wider area of ​​the municipality of Lamia has implemented an information system of weather conditions. This system consists of Meteorological Sensors. The main meteorological data are monitored and recorded are:
 

·         The temperature and relative humidity of the environment
·         The state of the road, i.e. temperature, humidity, presence of ice, chemical residues on the surface of the road, etc.
·         The temperature beneath the surface of the road
·         The direction and wind speed
·         Visibility
·         Meteorological precipitation
·         The atmospheric pressure

Policies and rules
 
Service limitation: None.
 
Cost: Free 
 

Details
 
The functionalities that will be offered by this infrastructure are:
 
·         Number of stations available in your location
·         Request for historical data (from a date) from a station
·         Request the last available data from one or more stations
·         Ask for weather forecast (based on numbers patterns)
 
 
Status: COMING SOON.
 
 
 

HotSpot Places

Description

The dataset of HotSpot places that city provides is a part of a European Project called CitySDK Tourism. CitySDK is much about Open Data. However, instead of traditional data storages and catalogues, it is about realtime, live, two-way open data: open interfaces. This means direct, dynamic, live contact between the citizens and the civil servants.


Policies and rules
 
Service limitation: Open Data
 
Cost: Free 
 

Details
 
The functionalities that will be offered by this infrastructure are:
 
·         Number of stations available in your location
·         Request the last available data from one or more stations (in the near future).

For the time being performing a GET http request to the main URL it will get you going through the system of CitySKD API.

 

Status: COMING SOON.
 

 

Tourism Information

Description

The tourism information that city provides is a part of a European Project called CitySDK Tourism. In this infrastructrure,  instead of traditional data storages and catalogues, it is about realtime, live, two-way open data: open interfaces. This means direct, dynamic, live contact between the citizens and the civil servants. In context of tourism resources are the POIs, POEs and routes.


Policies and rules
 
Service limitation: Open Data
 
Cost: Free 
 

Details
 
The key resources used in the CitySDK Tourism API are focused on the presented message formats:
 
·      Points of Interest - describes all the POIs available in a given city;
·      Events - description of all the events that are being or have been undertaken;
·      Routes - minimal description of a group of ordered POIs;
 
There is one additional resource which is the categories, which is used for the categorization of our key resources. With this resource the client can retrieve information based on a given category or categories.


Status: COMING SOON.