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A fun, interactive map for exploring park amenities

2023 OPEN DATA CHALLENGE SUBMITTAL by Emma Paz & Katie Luciano

Tree Canopy
Mapping the Future of Charleston's Canopy

Can neighborhoods located on the Charleston peninsula reach the American Forests target 43.3% canopy cover to combat climate change impacts?


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Built by the city's GIS team, TideEye provides real-time data on tides, wind and road conditions.

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Racial Equity Storymap

At our 2021 Open Data Day celebration, the city released a Racial Equity Storymap that tells the history of race in the City of Charleston through maps.

Data News & Stories

August 1, 20233
2023-2025 City Data Strategy

This strategy is the result of our participation in the Bloomberg Philanthropies City Data Alliance and is intended to serve as a three-year vision and actionable plan to advance our city’s use of data and improve outcomes.

July 19, 20233
2023 Open Data Report

Read our 2023 Open Data Report to learn what we accomplished in 2022 and what we are working on in 2023.

March 7, 2023
2023 Attendee Survey is In!

See what our 2023 Open Data Day Attendees thought about our program. We're already looking forward to 2024!

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March 4, 2023
Open Data Day 2023

The City will hold an Open Data Day program on Friday, March 3rd. More details coming soon!

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June 17, 2022
2022 Open Data Report

Questions? Reach out to us by completing completing this form.

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March 7, 2022
Open Data Day 2022

Thanks to everyone that attended the City's first Open Data Day program! View our attendee survey! If you missed the event, the recording is available on the City's YouTube page.

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January 26, 2021
City Council adopts open data policy!

On Tuesday, January 26, 2021 Charleston City Council adopted an open data policy to memorialize our committment to an open and transparent government.

The mission of the Mayor's Office of Innovation is to foster a culture that values collaboration to drive resident-focused and data-driven solutions that improve delivery of services. We believe that empowering the use of data for our organization and community can transform the way we work and improve the programs and services we provide. This ultimately leads to improved quality of life for employees, residents, businesses, and visitors. Questions about our work? Drop us an email at