Chattanooga, Baltimore and Cleveland have recently opened their transportation data to allow Transit App to help citizens view all public transit options in real-time.
The Building and Land Development Specification is a standardized format for jurisdictions to use when reporting information on building and construction permits as open data.
The best open data portals enable updated information, mapping support, clean data and efficient delivery mechanisms.
Some of the most commonly used platforms offer support for large datasets, visualization and search, easing agencies' transition to open data.
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper is donating up to $500,000 to provide every California county with a year-long subscription to OpenGov, a cloud-based financial analysis and transparency platform.
The new GIS open data website provides a single point of entry for all the state’s open geospatial data.
Hartford, Conn., used Engaged Public’s Balancing Act tool to visualize budget data and let citizens adjust numbers and priorities.