Open Data on Seattle.Gov
Open Data Resources
City of Seattle Open Data Policy – February 1, 2016.
Executive Order 2016-1: Directing departments to comply with the new Open Data Policy, directing all City data to be open by preference.
Metadata Template Document - A word document that serves as a template for providing metadata about a dataset.
How to publish - A pdf walking through the steps to creating and publishing a dataset
Video Library - A series of videos to introduce the basics with using data.seattle.gov
Dataset Selection and Risk Analysis - A word document with a formal process to evaluate dataset candidates for publishing on data.seattle.gov
Additional Resources from Socrata
Socrata is a key component to Seattle's Open Data initiative. Socrata provides the platform that data.seattle.gov is hosted on.