NEW: Open Data Available in Miami-Dade

Miami-Dade County has just released its Open Data Portal, which allows citizens to easily access data for public — and even personal — projects.

With this information, which includes data related to building permits, 311 data that includes calls for public service (including updated flooding reports), and GIS data for those who want to create interactive maps.

Check out how is using similar data to examine the effects of sea level rise.