What’s New in Civic Tech: Gov Data Efforts Evolve in Crisis

Government Technology: As the COVID-19 crisis wears on, government work with data surrounding its impact has evolved along with it.

One tangible example of this can be found right now in Pittsburgh, where the Pittsburgh Department of Innovation and Performance’s GIS team has created a platform to map positive COVID-19 test results by neighborhood. That map can be found here, and it’s color-coded with a deeper shade of red to represent more positive tests.

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