Bloomberg Philanthropies launches city 'data alliance'
Organizers said members of the new data alliance will be pushed to “an even higher standard” of data-informed decision making.
State, local agencies learned strategic IT thinking during pandemic, says USDR
State and local agencies are now taking seriously the connection between technology and policy, said members of USDR.
CivStart and National League of Cities to help six cities launch tech pilots
CivStart will help the cities, including New York and Philadelphia, find tech solutions to local issues over the next year.
New 'digital equity' data, mapping tools opened to state and local agencies
Civis Analytics has unveiled the “Digital Equity Intelligence Center,” tools to help government leaders better understand broadband access.
Cities are getting better at reading between the numbers
Cities have never been more focused on data, and they're using new approaches — from data academies to project-based learning — to ramp up their efforts.
Miami commissioners claim 'basic' understanding of MiamiCoin
Miami is spending millions on a new rental assistance program, but the funding source, MiamiCoin, is only vaguely understood by city leaders.