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- Click That Hood - Game for identifying neighborhoods; currently deployed for Chicago, Lexington, Louisville, Oakland, San Francisco, and Seattle.
- Oakland Neighborhood Map (2010)
- WalkScore - Travel Time
- Sheltr - Mapping shelters and food sources for the needy. Open source, sponsored by Geeks Without Bounds
- Bay Area Asset-Building Resources
- East Bay Job Developers - Wordpress feeds of job postings and services updated daily, tagged for 'Youth,' 'Disability,' 'Formerly Incarcerated,' 'Homeless,' 'Low Income,' 'Non-English Speaker,' 'Senior,' and 'Veteran.'
- The Sustainable Economies Law Center - Provides legal tools for building local, resilient economies
- OpenIR: Hurricane Sandy
- OpenIR - Open InfraRed maps the ecological features and risks revealed by infrared satellite data.
- Blight Status - Mapping blighted properties. First deployed in New Orleans; soon to be deployed in Oakland.
- Property Ownership Data in Alameda Country
- Heat Map of Rent Prices in the San Francisco Bay Area
- Heat Map of Rent Prices in Toronto
- Heat Map of Rent Prices in Chicago
- Heat Map of Rent Prices in Detroit
- Oakland Crimespotting API
- Oakland Homicides 1995-2012 - Interesting visualization of homicides over the past 17 years.
City Data Repositories
- Oakland, CA
- San Francisco, CA
- Portland, OR
- New York, NY
- Chicago, IL
- Seattle, WA
- Washington, DC
- Scottsdale, AZ
- Austin, TX
- Baltimore, MD
- Ann Arbor, MI
- New Orleans, LA
- Arvada, CO
- Boston, MA
- Atlanta, GA
Note: Many of these portals are Socrata powered. Need to have a model for socrata API which would then apply to all!
Data Management Tools
CKAN - Open source data management system for publishing, sharing, finding and using data.