• Lead Member Croydon Council
  • Categories Strategy

The Urban Data Platform was launched with Croydon Council in March 2018, in cooperation with technology company Connected Space.

The solution was co-created: blending local government expertise with technology and product specialists to help local authorities make better use of both existing and new sources of data.

With Croydon undergoing a £5.5bn regeneration programme, Croydon Council needs to keep the disruption to citizens and businesses to a minimum, which requires careful management and planning.

To manage the disruption Croydon Council was using a variety of cross department processes and tools, many of which required significant manual data input and did not fit the requirements.

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