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Blogpost l US l Open Source Initiatives Can Strengthen Cities’ Downtown Revitalization

Posted date: 
Tue, 12/11/2012
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Sunlight Foundation Blog

The open government movement in our country is well underway, though still brand new in terms relative to the pace of the workings of government. Change tends to be delivered slowly, as evident during President Obama’s re-election campaign this year when many of us had to remind ourselves that though some change has trickled down over the past four years, much of it has yet to come to pass due to the inherent processes of government bodies. And yet, it still astonishes me how quickly ‘open’ ideas are being accepted, built and implemented into city governments from the east to west coast. (...)