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mySidewalk Empowers Williamsburg to Map City Performance KPIs

I had no idea what to expect. As one of the newest members on the mySidewalk team, I had just barely gotten my head wrapped around what we did. So when I was asked to interview the city leaders of.

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mySidewalk Awarded #2 Spot in the 2019 #ELGLHaverford!

mySidewalk is thrilled to announce that we have been awarded the #2 spot in ELGL’s 2019 Haverford Awards. As they describe it, the Haverford Award “celebrates the top companies that work with local.

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A Tough Love Guide to Getting Eyes on Your Local Gov Story

I would estimate the woman’s age at about 70, give or take a few years. She sat in the front row of the town hall meeting sponsored by her City Councilman. She stared straight in the eyes of whoever.

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Healthier Together: The Lawrence - Douglas County Health Story

The health team at Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (LDCHD) has a diverse audience to engage. LDCHD presides over students at the University of Kansas, residents of the cities of Lawrence,.

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10 City Data Questions Answered With the DataKC Team

You asked and they answered. The DataKC team at Kansas City, Missouri is at the heart of data-driven decision making. Their work is often reviewed by cities trying to decide what is possible when it.

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ANDEL KOESTER JOINS MYSIDEWALK TEAM AS CITY PERFORMANCE EXPERT IN RESIDENCE

Kansas City, Missouri, October 4, 2019 — mySidewalk is excited to announce that Andel Koester has joined our team as a City Performance Expert in Residence! As an experienced partner to cities, Andel.

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Release Notes Roundup: September

At mySidewalk we are always working hard to improve our software and make your life easier. We’re constantly baking up features and enhancements, big and small, and we want to make sure you get them.

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Making Data Accessible for Everyone

Taking On a Big Challenge for Data Visualization  The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect.” – Tim Berners-Lee -inventor of the.

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KCStat: A True Partnership Means Growing Together

Kansas City, Missouri is well known as a leader in city performance and has a reputation for using data to achieve their goals. In 2018, the city received Silver Certification from What Works Cities..

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Your dashboard means nothing.

Yes, I said it. Forget your dashboard. Your dashboard isn’t the most important thing. “BUT WAIT!” You may be saying to yourself, or your loved ones, “don’t you sell dashboards?!?!”

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Entirely Justified: Why Font Matters

A font says a lot about a person or a company. For example, if you’re using Papyrus you are very obviously longing for a different time, hoping to inspire change through an organic return to nature.

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Release Notes Roundup: August

At mySidewalk we are always working hard to improve our software and make your life easier. We’re constantly baking up features and enhancements, big and small, and we want to make sure you get them.

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