Data resources for greater Los Angeles area.
LA City's open data portal Data.LACity.org
There will be datasets from city departments ranging from the Port of LA, Bureau of Sanitation, Building and Safety, DWP, and many more!
Ever wanted access to where all the electric vehicle charging stations are in the Metro network? EV Connect is sharing their API access for the event via this link: http://apitools.evconnect.com/ and sending mentors to Hack for LA! API Key: a5b4e76c1a59227e4b31fde1a67ec8b341cab5ce / API Secret: fbc44ca55774915214ad92f17061f001b8fddfc6
Control Panel LA
New fields and information added to the financial data released by Controller Ron Galperin: https://controllerdata.lacity.org/ with API access here.
Google Civic Information API
With the Google Civic Information API you can create apps that facilitate advocacy/ connections to government officials at multiple levels (federal, state, local).
105,000 data collections of federal and local government data at Data.gov. If teams need help finding or using government data, tweet @usdatagov and they'll help you out. If you see a great use of government data (an app, map, visualization, or activity), contact firstname.lastname@example.org so we can highlight the accomplishment and include them in an upcoming webinar!
City of Santa Monica GitHub
California Health and Human Services Open Data Portal
LA County Open Data Portal