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How to Develop Data Governance in Your Organization

Whether your government shares data with the public or internally, it’s essential to have a data governance process in place ...

U.S. DOT Collaboration is Where the Rubber Meets the Road

It takes eight months, on average, for the U.S. Department of Transportation to determine the number of highway fatalities in ...

The Importance of Spatial Data Analysis in the Public Sector

Decision-makers within the government and public sector use data to dig into which initiatives and programs to invest in. But ...

Find Socrata at Canada’s Premier Open Data Conference

We’re looking forward to joining more than 300 data pros, policy advisors, and advocates at the Canadian Open Data Summit ...

The Link Between Performance and Budgeting

The relationship between performance and budgeting is shifting in the government sector. What matters most are the outcomes. Kimberly Olivares, ...

NACo and NLC Share Strategies for Sharing Data

There’s a tremendous benefit for cities and counties that share data with each other, between agencies, and with state and ...

The Rise of the Chief Privacy Officer

City governments across the U.S. are grappling with how protect residents’ privacy while increasing the use — and value — ...

How Data Keeps Utah DOT Moving

State-level departments of transportation are masters when it comes to collecting data. No one is more aware of that than ...

Moving from PDFs to the Cloud Brings Big Benefits to DOTs

Given the volume of data collected by state transportation departments, paper- or PDF-based reports can be unwieldy, tedious, and out-of-date. ...

Tech-Based Solutions for the Opioid Crisis

California’s opioid crisis hit hard. For some regions within the state, overdose deaths are higher than the national average. At ...

Using Data-Driven Insights to Tackle Affordable Housing & Homelessness

Cities are expanding across the United States, and for many urban centers, this population boom is accompanied by a shortage ...

New York City Releases 600+ Datasets

Litter basket inventory, bridge ratings, and Citi Bike rides don’t appear to have much in common, but taken as a ...

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