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The city will use its prize money to create a digital community designed to serve as a support network for elderly citizens, according to Bloomberg Philanthropies.
Much of the $45 million in grant money will be used to help American cities design and implement data-driven solutions, the foundation says.
Finalists for the 2014 Mayors Challenge include smaller cities with innovative ideas for sharing, energy reduction and youth entrepreneurship, according to Bloomberg Philanthropies.
As the New York Times reports, Bloomberg thinks mayors will like the price of his consulting services: free.
$14.5 million in awards to continent’s cities