How data is guiding cities' digital census strategies

by • 3 months ago

Local officials say tweaks in how they encourage residents to complete the census, like recruiting community groups, are yielding higher response rates.

How one city trawls social media to inform policy and make decisions

by • 1 year ago

The CIO for Aurora, Illinois, says an AI-powered platform crawls Facebook, Twitter and other sources to help officials understand sentiment and spot problems as they arise.