What is it?
Future City Club is an after school club that meets once a week from September through January, where kids can learn about eng... Continue
Future City starts with a question—how can we make the world a better place? To answer it, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students imagine, research, design, and build cities of the future that showcase their solution to a citywide issue. This year’s topic is waste management.
Student teams present their solutions with a virtual city design, using SimCity software; a 1,500-word city description; a scale model; a project plan, and a presentation to judges at the Regional Competition in Boston in January.
Your Challenge: Design an innovative citywide solid waste management system for your future city that is safe, environmentally sound, and energy efficient.