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Another Open Data Quick Dive: Metro Taxes

U.S. Income Tax Return Data, 2013by Metropolitan Statistical Area Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Internal Revenue Service

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An Open Data Quick Dive: Placing Metro Detroit’s Job Sprawl in a National Context! March 7, 2016
An Open Data Quick Dive: Placing Metro Detroit’s Job Sprawl in a National Context!

by Noah Urban, Senior Analyst | Project Lead Open Data Quick Dives are a new feature from the Data Driven Detroit Staff Blog. Each post is focused on demonstrating the analytical potential of free, open datasets. The posts can be about anything an author is interested in, and range from simple to complex analysis. There’s […]

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D3’s February Newsletter! February 11, 2016

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Meet the D3 Staff: Noah Urban February 9, 2016

Noah joined D3 as a Project Associate in July 2013. He currently serves as a Senior Analyst and Project Lead. Prior to coming to D3, he spent two and a half years at Wayne State University working as a Graduate Research Assistant and Research Technician while completing his Master’s Degree in Urban Planning. At D3, […]

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D3’s January Newsletter! January 13, 2016

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Food Equity in Detroit’s Brightmoor Neighborhood December 22, 2015
Food Equity in Detroit’s Brightmoor Neighborhood

By Meghin Mather (Data Analyst Intern) Meghin has an undergraduate degree in Urban Studies from Wayne State University. She finds her studies were instrumental in expanding her passion for food. She strongly believes that where ever people choose to live there should be a reliable food source. For ten weeks in the fall of 2015, […]

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D3’s December Newsletter! December 9, 2015

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Meet the D3 Staff: Josh Long December 7, 2015

Josh joined Data Driven Detroit after working as a planner in both the public and private sector. He has a deep background in GIS and interests in land use, sustainability and education. At D3 he works as a Senior GIS Analyst and Project lead. Recent projects include the implementation of the D3 ArcGIS Open Data […]

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D3’s November Newsletter November 12, 2015

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Turning on the Lightbulb – A Second-Timer’s First Impressions of NNIP November 4, 2015
Turning on the Lightbulb – A Second-Timer’s First Impressions of NNIP

by Noah Urban Two weeks ago, I attended my second meeting of the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership (NNIP) in Dallas. This wasn’t my first NNIP meeting – I attended last October’s meeting in Denver as a wide-eyed, slightly awkward analyst who’d been on the (full-time) job for just a few months. Needless to say, I […]

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