Tags Open Data

New York City plots its next decade of open-data projects

by • 4 weeks ago

In an annual report, the city's open data team chronicles the past year of open-data programs and looks forward to a more open and collaborative future.

Connecticut's first chief data officer steps down

by • 1 month ago

Tyler Kleykamp helped forge statewide legislation and policy that supports initiatives ranging from opioid-addiction recovery to the magnet school lottery.

OpenGov raises $51 million in new funding

by • 1 month ago

The company will use the funding to further develop its performance management tools for government agencies.

Crowdsourced environment data gets a home on Louisville Data Commons

by • 2 months ago

A city-university partnership gives community members and researchers a new place to host data on the environmental and public health.

Maryland's new budget portal gives residents a peek at state spending

by • 2 months ago

The site's designers say this is the next iteration of data transparency for the state. AI-powered bots could be next.

How cities and states are preparing for the first digital census

by • 3 months ago

Technology is playing a central role in community preparation efforts, as organizers attempt to ensure that no one is left uncounted in 2020.

Chicago CIO Danielle DuMerer steps down

by • 3 months ago

After 11 years with the city's information technology arm, DuMerer will move on to a private sector role at a nearby institution.

New crime-data dashboard illuminates trends in Cook County, Ill.

by • 3 months ago

The tool's creators are hopeful more detailed information on regional felony cases will inform smarter policy in the nation's second-largest county.

Idaho launches budgeting portal, hoping to rebuild public trust

by • 4 months ago

State Controller Brandon Woolf says he has plans to encourage data reporting across the state and regain trust from a disillusioned public.