Chicago’s Data Portal 2.0 – The City of Chicago’s Data Portal is dedicated to promoting access to government data and encouraging the development of creative tools to engage and serve Chicago’s diverse community. Here you’ll find essential data presented in easy-to-use formats to help Chicagoans keep track of how their government is performing and build innovative applications to benefit residents and visitors alike.
“Data belongs to the people, and there is an enormous desire on the part of residents to participate in government and find ways to contribute. This [apps] competition will allow them to create innovative solutions and experiment with applications that can make all of our lives better.”
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, City of Chicago.