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LA's new 'resource hub' shows which neighborhoods get stimulus checks

by • 6 months ago

Los Angeles Controller Ron Galperin said he hopes the new digital tool will help the city make more data-driven decisions about how to allocate resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.

New maps show Los Angeles residents where to find food during pandemic

by • 7 months ago

After a shelter-in-place emergency order last week, a new website from LA Controller Ron Galperin is designed to help people find supermarkets, farmers markets and meal distribution centers.

LA controller calls for data-driven homelessness strategy

by • 1 year ago

Citing "ill-defined" goals and ineffective spending, Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin proposes a technological solution to city's homelessness problem.

LA controller debuts data-driven youth development strategy

by • 1 year ago

His plan would use wellness and achievement data to better understand the risks that Los Angeles youth face on a day-to-day basis.

Los Angeles city controller updates online property map to boost housing, economy

by • 1 year ago

Los Angeles isn't making the most of its nearly 14,000 government-owned properties. City Controller Ron Galperin wants to do something about it.

City IT systems not ready for disaster, says Los Angeles controller

by • 3 years ago

Ron Galperin is calling for tens of millions in ongoing capital investment to safeguard the city's critical IT systems.

L.A.'s newest data portal highlights where, when and why people get parking tickets

by • 4 years ago

Designed to influence city policy, the new website provides a starting point for public discussion about an issue that's relatable to anyone who's ever parked in a bad spot.

Los Angeles hires winner of its Iron Viz open-data competition

by • 4 years ago

Controller Ron Galperin awards a six-month paid fellowship to develop data visualizations for PropertyPanel LA, the city's property database.

Los Angeles opens Iron Chef styled hackathon

by • 4 years ago

To assist with city analytics efforts, Controller Ron Galperin is hosting a unique challenge for civic-minded hackers.