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Reuters: Uber opens up Paris travel database to help city planners

Reuters: Uber opens up Paris travel database to help city planners. “Uber said on Friday it would open up its trove of travel data in Paris to the public to help city officials and urban planners better understand transportation needs, as the company seeks to woo national authorities. 45 more words

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Digital Trends: The Virtual Singapore project aims to digitize an entire city

Digital Trends: The Virtual Singapore project aims to digitize an entire city. “It sounds like something out of The Matrix: take all of the data available in a living, breathing, thriving metropolitan city and use it to make a ‘digital twin’ that can be researched, analyzed and manipulated in real time by multiple stakeholders. 63 more words

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Wednesday decision day for budget negotiations

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Top leaders in the General Assembly say they hope to have a budget deal by sometime Wednesday afternoon. The leaders say they have gone through the entire… 252 more words

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More pressure on budget solution as major bond agency reviews or downgrades many municipalities

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Tuesday was state budget watch day 109, and Wall Street’s major bonding agency is now threatening the bond ratings for dozens of… 332 more words

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University at Buffalo: UB, international partner launch first global database of food systems planning policies

University at Buffalo: UB, international partner launch first global database of food systems planning policies. ” A first-of-its-kind database developed and maintained at the University at Buffalo will help city, regional and statewide governments around the globe develop better food systems planning policies by drawing from legislation already crafted.”

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So the errata need an errata

Searching for South African data, ‘provincial’, ‘municipal’, ‘magisterial district’ data.

Initial searches are not going well. From one site:

The South African Data Archive serves as a broker between a range of data… 262 more words

Daily Collegian: Man sues city for arresting him over parody Facebook page

Daily Collegian: Man sues city for arresting him over parody Facebook page. “A man acquitted of a felony for creating a fake Facebook page that parodied a suburban Cleveland police department is suing the city, saying they violated his right to free speech. 14 more words

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