Blog posts on government financial transparency

March 13, 2018

ODI Organizes Ohio Data Demo Day Planning

The Open Data Initiative is looking for sponsors and speakers for a Ohio focused open data event we are organizing. The Data Coalition has held open data focused events over the past few years. I attended the California Data Demo Day last September and was impressed with the cross section of the open data community. Ohio Rep. Mike Duffey, Buckeye Institute, Data Coalition, Sunlight Foundation, Public Interest Research Group, and others have expressed interest in holding a similar event in Ohio. Let’s get Ohio open data folks together to share progress, knowledge, and plan for the near future.

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March 11, 2018

Open Data Initiative Resources Updated and New Ones Being Developed

2018 Open Data Day Some useful resources ODI has improved recently:

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February 01, 2018

Open Data Customer Service

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December 18, 2017

ODI User Story – A New National Standard

From Worst to First

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December 16, 2017

Transparency Scorecard

Late summer 2017, we began investigating government financial transparency status quo by reviewing the US state open financial data and policies. From this research, we created our own transparency scorecard regarding the implementation of open data practices at the state level.

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December 07, 2017

ODI Community Update

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November 20, 2017

Check Out The Open Data Initiative

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October 01, 2017

Status Update // Fall 2017

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