Empowered Communities

Project Info

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Project Description


  1. EMPOWER - Our idea is to empower the communities and to improve their engagement with councils.
  2. CONNECT - Our idea also connects different community members through events and activities to improve their health and well-being.
  3. ENABLE - Our idea also enable the councils to make better decisions using user generated data.

Data Story


We identified the assets data of local councils and the addresses of these assets in maps API and used them in our application to display the nearest assets to the user based on their location. We have used local councils' data of parks, open areas and community centers to visualise them using maps API.


Evidence of Work

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Team DataSets

API Statewide Local Government Datasets

Description of Use: Get the list of councils in South Australia

Data Set

Parks and Reserves Location Map

Description of Use: Get the locations of parks and reserves in a map view

Data Set

Adelaide Public Transport Stop Data

Description of Use: Get council's assets list

Data Set

Indicators of Community Strength 2013

Description of Use: To validate our understanding of community problems

Data Set

Challenges

Healthy Communities Challenge

Region: Australia

Challenge

Your Friendly Council

Region: South Australia

Challenge
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