February 8, 2008 – Smartest Cities in America

Today Forbes Magazine published a study of the “Smartest Cities in America.” There was only one state in the union with two cities represented – and no, it wasn’t a state on the East Coast or the West Coast, but Iowa!

If anybody’s keeping track of these things, Ames, IA, home of Iowa State University, came it at number 6 in the nation and Iowa City, just slipped into the top 10.┬á Here’s the list:

  1. Boulder, CO
  2. Bethesda, MD
  3. Ithaca, NY
  4. Ann Arbor, MI
  5. Corvallis, OR
  6. Ames, IA
  7. Lawrence, KS
  8. Cambridge, MA
  9. San Francisco, CA
  10. Iowa City, IA

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