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Transparency site showing the impact of over 30 programs under the Chicago Recovery Plan and what neighborhoods they are active in.
Provides series of COVID-19 measurements from wastewater for 75 sites across the state of Illinois.
Browse all City-owned vacant surplus property in Chicago and apply to buy it.
View incentive program spending in Chicago and recommendations to make them more equitable.
A data-driven collaboration to investigate and reveal how Cook County’s courts work using 3 million filed criminal cases.
An interactive map showing spending on incarceration for every block in the City of Chicago.
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Data can be a powerful tool for illuminating our world, but it can also reproduce bias, perpetuate harm, and subvert truth. A significant amount of our work at DataMade involves making data available, accessible, and intelligible; we therefore must take steps to minimize the biases, harm, and fallacies that can come from utilizing data irresponsibly.Read more »