Los Angeles County

How to adapt to changing customer expectations

by • 12 months ago

The L.A. Metro built an engagement layer into their regional transit card’s backend system that opened up new service options in a dynamic environment.

Homelessness workshop fuels upcoming technology projects in LA County

by • 2 years ago

The county is taking a collaborative, community-based approach to understanding its biggest pain points as it attempts to eliminate homelessness.

Incompatible file formats led Los Angeles County to drop 118,000 voters in California primary

by • 2 years ago

A review of the June 5 mishap concludes it did not happen because of a "printing error," as officials said originally.

LA County contractor joins list of cloud users found to have lax security settings

by • 2 years ago

Millions of telephone call logs, including some residents' home addresses and Social Security numbers, were left accessible.

LA firefighters deploy first-ever drone flight to survey Skirball fire destruction

by • 3 years ago

After months of navigating red tape and placating privacy concerns from the public, the Los Angeles Fire Department has completed its first drone mission.

King County CIO Bill Kehoe heads to Los Angeles

by • 3 years ago

After seven years with the Washington county, the IT leader says he's ready for a new challenge.

To retain riders and track buses, Los Angeles County adds free Wi-Fi

by • 3 years ago

With ridership on a steady decline, the nation's most populous county is piloting free Wi-Fi on 150 buses spread across the county.

3 counties use Pokemon Go to attract residents to government services

by • 4 years ago

County libraries, clerks and public transit are seizing on the Pokemon Go frenzy.

Los Angeles county debuts open data site

by • 5 years ago

The Los Angeles county government is moving to make its data more open and accessible through the launch of a new open data portal last week.