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

Mobility

How Data and Cities Can Shape The Future of Mobility

Moving about a city not only drains valuable time and energy, but also contributes a large share of greenhouse gas emissions. Estimates show that the...

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Data Visualization

Map Monday: NYC Citi Bike Visualization

In New York City, 90,000 commuters bike to work every day. If you’re one of those commuters who use New York’s Citi Bike bikeshare system,...

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Health & Human Services

Using Data to Address Hunger and Food Insecurity

When we think of the challenges of hunger and food insecurity, we do not always think of data as a key to potential solutions. However, data has been...

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Civic Analytics Network

Putting Users First: Human-Centered Approaches in the Data-Smart City

Design determines—in both small and profound ways—our experiences in the world. Maybe you grew up in the city, near the park and a sunken...

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Data Visualization

Map Monday: Evictions by Demography

That dreaded letter in the mailbox after months of struggling to make rent: the eviction notice. In rapidly gentrifying San Francisco, the...

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Effective Analytics Outreach to Departments in New Orleans

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Seeking Smart Streetlights: Creative Procurement in Pittsburgh

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Turning Dirty Streets Clean through Comprehensive Open Data Mapping