Tags Open Data
California is building a 'portal of portals' for its data
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
The tool's creators are hopeful more detailed information on regional felony cases will inform smarter policy in the nation's second-largest county.