As part of its Plan for a Healthy Los Angeles program, the City of Los Angeles has launched an interactive online mapping tool1 which displays data on the city’s demographic and social characteristics, transportation, housing, land use, and economic conditions, among others, in the form of maps and charts. This innovative mapping tool makes the city-wide data more publicly accessible by allowing users to profile various characteristics and conditions at the city and neighborhood levels.

Below are some examples of maps of transportation data created by the tool:

         

 

Infographics source: http://healthyplan.la/interactive/city/


1Site credits: This tool has been developed by the Los Angeles Department of City Planning, in collaboration with Raimi + Associates and Rosten Woo, with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and The California Endowment.

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Article: “The Neighborhood Data Portal Every City Needs”, by Emily Badger, published on October 18, 2013, on the Atlantic Cities website