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The Promise of Data and Collaboration in Tackling Homelessness

Public Health

How Cities Are Using the Internet of Things to Map Air Quality

Tapping Local Data to Fight Drug Overdoses


A Catalog of Civic Data Use Cases

What kinds of operations-enhancing questions have cities asked and answered with data and analytics? The catalog below is an ongoing, regularly-update...

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Public Health

#DataSmart News: Public Health

June 16, 2017: Using Data to Fight the Opioid Epidemic Prescription drug monitoring programs—government-run databases designed to track how doctors a...

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Social Services

Integrated Data Systems are Key to “Pay for Success” in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland)

Families who receive social services frequently need help from more than one public system. Typically, they struggle with an array of problems requiri...

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Public Health

Five Ways Chatbots Could Transform Government Services

Talking computers no longer merely belong to a dystopian future, but rather are already transforming our daily lives—and now the practices of governme...

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