#AirHack

#AirHack took place in February at ODI Leeds. The Event was organised by the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the ODI Leeds to explore air quality – the problems, the data, the solutions and was open to anyone interested in air quality. For more information about the event, datasets and to … Read More »

How does Calderdale Council compare with other councils?

Use our new interactive dashboards to find out how we are doing. The dashboards show how we compare our progress over time, and how we compare against other authorities: Performance overview . Calderdale Council’s ambition is to be the ‘Best Borough in the North’. We measure our performance on three priorities – Growing the economy, … Read More »

Open Data Advent Calendar

For some festive open data inspiration, our friends at ODI Leeds have created an advent calendar showcasing some great examples of open data in action, including Wee three kings (public toilets map) and The Nightmare after Christmas (Boxing day floods). Check back throughout December for your daily dose of festive open data: Open Data Advent … Read More »

#HighwaysHack

#HighwaysHack took place on 21 and 22 October 2016 at the ODI Leeds. The hack was organised by Highways England and the ODI Leeds and tried to tackle problems and find solutions in transport. Over 100 people attended the hack where there were three challenges; Better journeys for everyone Lane availability The future of the network See #HighwaysHack for details of … Read More »

Ward profiles

Calderdale is made up of 17 wards, which vary in both size and demographics – some urban, some rural, and some a mix of the two: Brighouse / Calder / Elland / Greetland and Stainland / Hipperholme and Lightcliffe / Illingworth and Mixenden / Luddendenfoot / Northowram and Shelf / Ovenden / Park / Rastrick … Read More »

Allotments of West Yorkshire

Inspired by National Allotment week (8 – 14 August), ODI Leeds have used data from Calderdale Data Works and Data Mill North (data from Leeds and Bradford), plus a file from Kirklees to create a map of all the allotments in West Yorkshire. West Yorkshire allotment map The map has been created using Open Street … Read More »

Events and innovation at ODI Leeds

A number of events and innovations are planned at ODI Leeds. #FloodHack16 In March nearly a hundred people came to ODI Leeds to pool knowledge, share ideas and build solutions to flooding. Supported by TechNorth, and Leeds, Bradford and Calderdale Councils, the aim was to develop innovative tools to support anyone who has an interest … Read More »

Calderdale Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA)

www.calderdale.gov.uk/jsna is Calderdale’s JSNA and is a valuable source of information for commissioners, local groups, organisations and other interested parties who want to know more about the population health needs of Calderdale. It gives an overall picture of the current and future health and wellbeing needs of the people. The information can be used in a variety … Read More »

ODI Leeds and Friends showcase

As part of Leeds Digital festival, ODI Leeds invite you to come and find out about their ‘Pioneer node’ status, work and current projects on Wednesday 27 April: get tickets You can also learn about their sponsors and collaborators. These include Leeds Data Mill, Leeds City Council, Bradford City Council, Calderdale Council, West Yorkshire Combined Authority, KPMG, … Read More »

#Floodhack16 Update

A flurry of activity was seen at #Floodhack16 at the ODI Node, Leeds on 11th and 12th March. The idea of the event was to develop innovative tools to support anyone who has an interest in flooding detection, response, resilience, analysis and recovery through the use of data and technology. More than 70 data scientists, … Read More »