Open Data

What Works Cities Certification:  What Excellence Looks like in Local Government

INTRODUCTION What Works Cities, an initiative of Bloomberg Philanthropies, pairs midsized cities with expert partners – the Government Performance L...

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Smart Cities, Smart Region: Stephen Goldsmith’s Keynote at the 2017 State of the Valley

In February, Stephen Goldsmith delivered the keynote speech at Joint Venture Silicon Valley’s 2017 State of the Valley conference, an annual town meet...

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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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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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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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