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Openly Local :: Making Local Government More Transparent

Type

Dataset

Link

http://openlylocal.com/

Source

Ckan.net

The project develops a unified way of accessing UK Local Government information. It has information on (as per 2010-10-19):


    158 councils


    9,963 councillors


    5,902 committees


    48,885 committee meetings


    329 hyperlocal sites


    29,708 documents


    Over 270,956 pieces of data


    197,681 financial transactions


    150,422 charities

Most of the data is accessible as XML, JSON and RDF through an API. There is also a Google Gadget, an app for Hyperlocal sites using Ning, and a javascript widget.

Openness


    Open. CC-BY-SA and ODbL. See  href="http://openlylocal.com/info/licence_info">license info page.


    No bulk download though API access to most of the underlying data.
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