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MDI Featured on WUWM Lake Effect

On May 2nd, WUWM’s Amy Kiley interviewed Matt Richardson about MDI and what open data means for the City and County. It’s pretty short, but we’re excited that we are finally getting some press on this issue! Link to Original Post The Audio: The Synopsis: Lake Effect | May 2, 2013 The Milwaukee Data Initiative [...]

How media uses data to spark a dialogue

At the heart of all great investigations and journalism lies accurate data. That data helps a journalist formulate their idea and is used to present the information with greatest impact. So when I read this story from the Journal Sentinel on Sunday, I knew this was a great opportunity to talk about how accurate, timely [...]