Data-Smart City Solutions
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Civic Analytics Network
The 2010s have seen a rapid expansion of executive-level data and analytics positions in local government. Following the rise of the “chief data officer” in both the private and p...
City governments face critical challenges as more and more people move into urban areas, including rising housing costs, traffic congestion and waste generation. For fast-growing cities, ...
Writing in Government Technology, MetroLab’s executive director highlights the Green Infrastructure Living Laboratory as the Innovation of the Month. Through this program, the City of Phi...
Health & Human Services
As the winter season nears, bringing with it the seasonal issue of overflowing homeless shelters, many cities face the reality that for yet another year they have not made a dent in the c...
As the use of data is growing in government, the need for data leadership is increasing in tandem. This data leadership takes very different forms in different governments, featuring a ra...