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Here on Data-Smart, Jon Jay published the second installment of his series on tapping local data to combat drug overdoses. Jay analyzes police and EMS...

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Becoming a Leading CDO: Maksim Pecherskiy, San Diego

Affectionately nicknamed “America’s Finest City,” San Diego is known most for its miles of beaches and seemingly always-sunny weather. But the coastal...

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Public Health

Tapping Local Data to Fight Drug Overdoses: Part II, Dispatch Your Own Data

About a year ago, Cincinnati, OH, felt the first major shock in its opioid epidemic. While the surrounding county was already one of Ohio’s hardest hi...

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Civic Data

#ThisWeekInData

CityLab profiled a new map created by researchers at the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program that maps where automation is replacing j...

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Civic Data

Navigating Artificial Intelligence in Government

From online services like Netflix and Facebook, to chatbots on our phones and in our homes like Siri and Alexa, we are beginning to interact with arti...

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Public Health

#DataSmart Resources: Public Health

A few years ago, Ellen, an 82 year-old widow with a history of heart problems living alone in Anaheim, got on her scale and noticed she was a few poun...

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