Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Data

Walk Score Goes Multimodal With the Addition of Transit Score

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Like much of Manhattan, Streetsblog HQ nets a "Rider’s Paradise" rating from Transit Score. One of the simplest and best tools for promoting walkable development has branched out into the full range of car-free transportation. Walk Score, the website which measures how many neighborhood amenities are within walking distance of a given location, has added […]
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A Case for Open Data in Transit

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Ever find yourself waiting for the next bus, not knowing when it will arrive? Think it would be great if you could check a subway countdown clock from the sidewalk? Or get arrival times on your phone? Giving transit riders better information can make ridng the bus or the train more convenient and appealing. And […]

San Francisco and Washington DC Announce Adoption of Open311 Platform

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A typical request on SeeClickFix, which will now be routed to San Francisco’s 311 center and automatically added to the customer relationship management (CRM) system. The trend of local governments embracing data transparency and opening their vast sets of information to the public takes a huge leap forward today with the announcement that San Francisco […]