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Data-Smart City Solutions
An initiative by the Ash Center at Harvard Kennedy School
and powered by Bloomberg Philanthropies

Civic Data

A Starter Kit for Data-Smart Cities

This guide highlights resources to help answer questions that a new Chief Data Officer or other government data leader might have about the best way t...

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Civic Data

Planning the Data-Driven City

A city’s data is one of its most valuable assets. Urban data is the bedrock of the performance management programs that allow cities to ensure continu...

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Civic Analytics Network

Turning Dirty Streets Clean through Comprehensive Open Data Mapping

Los Angeles, California’s comprehensive Clean Streets LA (CSLA) initiative is effectively addressing street cleanliness using the power of data and ma...

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What Works Cities

Connecting Open Data to Residents’ Lives

United States cities face a critical challenge when it comes to fulfilling the potential of open data: that of moving beyond the mere provision of acc...

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Civic Analytics Network

Why Civic Analytics?

Cities worldwide are having a data and analytics-driven moment, and it’s one that is likely here to stay. Thanks to advances in computing, code-sharin...

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Burgh’s Eye View

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How a Smart City Tackles Rainfall

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New Orleans Brings Data-Driven Tools to Blight Remediation