The FOI-L listserv moves to NFOIC

For Immediate Release (11/07/2019) Contact: Daniel Bevarly Executive Director, NFOIC 352-294-7082 After 25 years being hosted at the University of Syracuse, the national FOI-L listserv has relocated to the University of Florida and the National Freedom of Information Coalition (NFOIC).  The owner/manager of  the FOI-L listserv, Barbara Fought is stepping down. Ms. Fought began it as a…


Syracuse, NY City Hall wants to make it easier for people to look at its data

City Hall wants people to have easier access to things like code violations, pothole locations and other information they're seeking.

Syracuse's innovation office is crafting an open data policy for sharing all sorts of stats on the operation of city government.

Under the new policy, the city would release information on things like outstanding code violations, location of potholes and other data routinely sought by residents. It will also provide analysis of that data and show trends where available.