This episode was special in part because of our guest: Amy Sovereign, Program Management Officer for the Department of Innovation and Technology for the City of Detroit. Amy brought her rigorous, data-driven approach to fixing issues on SeeClickFix to the show. Here are a couple stats that stood out:
- 4100 of 4500 tree issues that have been reported on SeeClickFix have been fixed in the City of Detroit.
- 347 running water issues have been reported to the City of Detroit through SeeClickFix.
Similar to Memphis, there are a number of different associations that are using SeeClickFix in Detroit to do their work better. For example, many of the Block Clubs are using SeeClickFix to report quality-of-life issues to keep their area clean and safe.
Here are the Detroit, MI issues we covered:
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