Tags Open Data

California is building a 'portal of portals' for its data

by • 1 week ago

It's the latest step in the state's effort to simplify its digital services and encourage development of new tools for public safety, public health and beyond.

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

by • 3 months 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 • 3 months 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 • 3 months 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 5 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 • 5 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.