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New Updates to GIS Info Via E-notify

This came from our friends at UWM. Thanks UWM GIS listserv and Bill Huxhold for passing this info on. In an effort to keep our users informed and current about City of Milwaukee GIS information available via the internet, the GIS group has created a new E-Notify category called Map Milwaukee News. We will be [...]

Update from the White House: Data is a Valuable Economic Driver

Thanks to Greg Meier over at VETransfer for shooting this my way. This is a great first step for any government entity looking to push open data: a statement of how valuable data is to their economic development plan. This could be something Milwaukee could emulate in its own way. Read on: Earlier today, President Obama signed an [...]

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 [...]