For Immediate Release (11/07/2019) Contact: Daniel Bevarly Executive Director, NFOIC email@example.com 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.
Edward Snowden, spying on citizens and freedom of the press: A conversation with Alan Rusbridger
Edward Snowden blew the whistle on the National Security Agency's secret surveillance of U.S. citizens. Alan Rusbridger, editor-in-chief of the British news organization The Guardian, made sure the world heard it.