open data portal
To understand its open data, Philadelphia surveys city staff, public
The city is asking people to share which data sets they want more of and how they're manipulating the data, all to provide a better public service.
San Diego names new chief data officer
Andrell Bower, formerly the city's open data program coordinator, takes over as CDO, where she says issues like homelessness and infrastructure take precedence.
Crowdsourced environment data gets a home on Louisville Data Commons
A city-university partnership gives community members and researchers a new place to host data on the environmental and public health.
Bellevue, Nebraska, claims it was ‘duped’ on its Socrata open data portal
Despite Socrata’s offer to assist, officials have canceled the city’s contract and are asking for a refund.
DC Water's new open data portal shows why your toilet is flooding
The Washington utility launches a new portal to automate customer requests for information about about sewage overflows, water main breaks and other issues affecting service.
Kansas City launches real-time parking and traffic map
Lots of cities have data portals. Some have smart city sensors. Kansas City, Missouri, is putting them together.
A new portal in Denton, Texas, reveals open data's strategic side
Today it's Denton, Texas, tomorrow it's Maricopa County, Arizona — OpenGov brings a new approach to the open data movement.
Delaware publishes 30 data sets on new open data portal
The governor's office called the launch a victory for transparent government.
Virginia presents 75 years of Chesapeake Bay data
A new data collection provides Chesapeake Bay researchers, academics and land managers an ecological rehabilitation rendezvous.