Next City: The Data Dividend

(Sep 2010) Next City: The Data Dividend

Christian Madera interviews Kurt Metzger (Data Driven Detroit), Denice Ross (Greater New Orleans Community Data Center) and Amy Liu (Brookings).

“When it comes to making cities better, accurate and abundant data are powerful tools. In New Orleans and Detroit, which share many challenges — including vacant property and high crime and poverty — open data can help citizens improve their communities, officials strategize for effective change, and foundations and developers identify investment opportunities.”

Read more at Next City…