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The White House and the Census Bureau launched the Opportunity Project, a new effort to  provide easy access to federal and local datasets related to...

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Disaster Management

RAVEN911 Gives Emergency Responders a Bird’s Eye View

In September of 2008, Hurricane Ike barreled into the Greater Cincinnati area, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Emergency response teams fr...

Disaster Management

A Competition to Make the City More Resilient

When Hurricane Sandy hit New York nearly two years ago, it left devastation in its wake. Homes and livelihoods were lost, and the storm caused $19 b...

Disaster Management

Preventing the Next Galveston

At the end of the 19th century, the port city of Galveston on the Gulf of Mexico was the largest in Texas and a booming center of international trad...

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Disaster Management

Data Analysis and the Promise of Speedy Government

In times of emergency, good government means fast government, able to react nimbly and purposefully to new conditions as they arise. Having speedy g...

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