Open Data

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Op-Ed: How Kenney Proved He’s Serious About Open Data

(Editor’s note: This is an opinion column from guest writer Mark Headd. He was the Chief Data Officer for the City of Philadelphia from 2012 […]

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This Cool New Tool Lets You Look Up the Salaries of City Workers

For years, open data advocates have been calling on Philadelphia to publish the salaries of city workers. Today, they finally prevailed: Mayor Jim Kenney announced this afternoon that the city had put the […]

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4.9 Million Philadelphia Parking Tickets Since 2012

The City of Philadelphia just released a massive and fascinating new data set that includes every single parking ticket issued in the city since 2012. […]

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The Open Data Movement Still Mostly Matters Just to Geeks

OpenDataPhilly has survived some rocky times in its first four years. Initially, the community-run data portal and app warehouse had the basic challenge of acquiring sufficient datasets from City Hall, […]

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Monday’s City Reads

Local Read: “Nutter Looks Back on Seven Years of Accomplishment.” The final phase of lame-ducktitude is the legacy assessment stage, and it has begun in […]