Connectedness relates to the information flow of communication technologies, and how these innovations can be leveraged to support the development of a smart community. This page is devoted to the connective technologies that are making Bronzeville into a connected community of the future: an advanced communications network and grid-connected technologies that work together to enable renewable energy and provide customers with more information and energy options, initiatives that align with wide-reaching goals for the city of Chicago and the state of Illinois, encouraging social equity by targeting the digital divide.