Edmonton Releases City Council Data

In the Summer of 2011, the City of Edmonton upgraded its first-generation download-only data catalog to a Socrata-powered Open Data Portal. The feedback from citizens, business owners and other stakeholders resulted in a data site that contains up-to-date information in an easily consumable manner. The constituents of Edmonton can now easily access City Council meeting details, city statistics, and the locations of public facilities.


“Providing the [City Council] information about what is coming up, and what has been decided, will really help people understand how decisions are made and how the city council and politicians are working for them.”
Chris Moore, CIO, City of Edmonton More…


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Press

Edmonton Launches OpenData Site
by Luke Fretwell, GovFresh, July 6th, 2011

Edmonton’s New Open Data Catalogue!
by Ashley Casovan, Transforming Edmonton, July 12th, 2011


View News Conference

News conference held to announce the release of city council data.
by the City of Edmonton, November 10th, 2011