The New York Attorney General announced the state will create an application programming interface for access to the state’s open government database.
In pursuit of its open government goals, the Department of Health and Human Services is expanding access to financial data and to the results of its funded scientific research.
As part of Sunshine Week, the National Archives is recruiting citizen volunteers to transcribe historical documents.
In a move toward greater data transparency, Philadelphia opens its contracting datasets to public access.
Restaurant hygiene inspection data on Yelp is helping city health inspectors better target offenders and pushing restaurants to clean up their act.
A roundtable discussion at New York University focused on how the Department of Agriculture can improve national food resiliency and protect the food supply through the use of open data.
A collation of e-government solution providers are working on open permit data standards expected to help generate new apps across the municipal enterprise.