Testify: Field trip to the Ohio Statehouse

We are proud to report that after a delayed start and the numerical progression of testimony (which is to say, Ohio House Bill 48 got heard before Ohio HB 130), OpenNEO, through Beth Sebian, provided testimony in support of  HB 130 (often referred to as the Data Ohio bill) before the Ohio House State Government Committee. Aligned as supporters and…

All in for open data in sports

In honor of Game 3 in the NBA Finals, here’s a round up of sports-related open data resources. First up is this list from the California State University at Northridge. It’s available at other library websites too. Open Source Sports describes itself as, “Massive sports databases for you to download.” While it’s got links to interesting information about women in…

This Week in Open

No droughts when it comes to open data news. Make sure you share This Week in Open to nurture the ecosystem and keep it healthy. Then others can sign up for the blog feed, follow us on Twitter or visit and like our Facebook page. Hacking got more journalistic love and we’re taking the show on the road to Columbus…

RFPs Reviewed: Open data opportunities for Cleveland City Council

It was exciting to read on Twitter that Cleveland City Council issued such a request for professional services last month. You can read and download it here. Proposals are due by 4pm on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Additionally, the Council’s website indicates that there’s an open RFP for software solutions and professional services for a City Council Legislative Management System…