Smart Cville and Albemarle County launch visual budget tool

PRESS RELEASE: Smart Cville and Albemarle County launch visual budget tool Making the County budget more accessible for everyone Charlottesville, July 13, 2016  – Smart Cville, in collaboration with Albemarle County, is excited to announce the launch of an online budget visualization tool for the County’s recently published FY17 budget. The tool provides an interactive[…]

Open Letter on Open Data in Charlottesville

April 12, 2016 Dear Council Members, Thank you for your service to the City of Charlottesville.  In a letter to the editor the majority of the Council described a recent change in meeting procedures as “intended to create more transparency, broader engagement and a more efficient Council; less talk and more action means more tangible[…]

City of Charlottesville Budget Visualization Launch

It is with great pleasure that Smart Cville is publishing its Charlottesville Budget Visualization project.  We believe that this project takes valuable, yet complicated, data and makes it easier to comprehend.  There is nothing easy about the budget process and our city does a great job to make the budget process work.  Our visualization utilizes[…]