Has your local jurisdiction launched a Complete Count Committee?
In the smart city era, data is increasingly used in governments’ decisionmaking. But what happens when that data is flawed?
The dataset’s creators hope to draw attention to small companies eligible for investment under the economic development program.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | $200 million in seized personal property in Arizona … Pittsburgh’s steepest street declaration … and explore Charlotte’s expanded airport concourse.
COMMENTARY | Tools should empower employees, not send them running back to spreadsheets.
While real-time data can’t clear the air of wildfire smoke, it can help people and agencies make smarter decisions.
Nobody wants to ride in an overheated steel box in the middle of summer.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Ohio pension calculation lawsuit … a “stark warning” on public records in Texas … and PG&E’s $1 billion loss.
A coalition of states, cities and advocacy groups argue that adding the question will drive down response rates ahead of the 2020 decennial count.
Up to 1 million Californians lack access to clean, safe drinking water at some point during the year. Data scientists believe they are part of the solution.
Overall, the nation's median age has been getting older. New Census Bureau data shows which region is bucking that trend the most.
First responders will be able to find callers faster.
Cities like Sacramento are helping pilot a new measure of interaction between travel modes.
“Risk will never be zero so it has to be actively managed,” according to Jason Lally, data services manager for the city and county of San Francisco.
Local governments collect reams of data, but much of it goes unused. New Orleans shows how cities can tap into this data to reduce EMS response times.
Louisville, Kentucky is making the infrastructure for analyzing historic Waze data available to anyone who partners on the process.
The city's guide currently includes 120 locations and is still a work in progress.
Cyber experts want Congress to explore different ways to prove people’s identities.
COMMENTARY | Florida's legislature rejected statewide bike share policies. A bike share company's director of mobility strategy explains why it's the right move.
Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands' CIOs discussed data security, relationships with wireless carriers and next-level training at NASCIO’s midyear conference.
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