open data policy

D.C. releases draft data policy with new security safeguards, key open data changes


With a new chief data officer on board, the nation's capital has pivoted from circulating a policy covering just open data to all the city's data practices.

New Orleans outlines plans for first open data policy


Mayor Mitch Landrieu wants to see his city establish a set policy for proactively releasing government data.

Open gov groups team up on new database of local open data policies


The Sunlight Foundation and OpenGov Foundation launched "Open Data Policies Decoded" to help share how cities manage their open data programs.