Open Data

How Kansas City’s Data Inventory Led to Better Open Data

Kansas City, Missouri’s comprehensive data inventory shows the importance of clear internal structures and processes to a successful, sustainable open...

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Open Data

Purposeful, Responsible, and Open Smart Cities

We are in the early days of smart cities which fuse the physical and the digital realms, enabling people and autonomous systems to respond in real tim...

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Open Data

Privacy and Public Engagement in Seattle’s Open Data Policy

The City of Seattle, Washington was one of the first U.S. cities to pursue open data, creating the first iteration of its open data portal in 2010 und...

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Open Data

Certifying Data-Driven Government

A mayor, whether working in a big city or a small one, sees needs every day that would benefit from the investment of public resources. With such oppo...

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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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