Data Transparency for the State of California Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:21:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:21:01 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Agency: California State Controller’s Office

Download: Track Prop 30

Description: With the passage of Proposition 30 in November 2012, Californians temporarily raised tax rates to help prevent more than $5 billion in education cuts and restore the fiscal health of schools. This new transparency tool was created to help taxpayers track every dollar raised for K-12 and community college agencies, where it was allocated, how it will be spent, and whether it was used in accordance with the law.

SCO Government Financial Reports Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:13:15 +0000 Agency: California State Controller’s Office

Download: Government Financial Reports

Description: State financial information, provided by California’s 58 counties and more than 450 cities over the past 12 years, including pension data.

Health Open Data Portal Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:14:33 +0000 Agency: California Department of Public Health et al.

Download: Health Open Data Portal

Description: Public single point of entry for all state health data.

Caltrans GIS Data Library Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:02:09 +0000 Agency: Caltrans

Download: CalTrans GIS Data Library

Description: Transportation-related GIS data, including topics such as, roads, buses, transit, rail, freight, ports, airports, projects, air quality, soil, vegetation, elevation, hydrography, shoreline, infrastructure, etc.

California State Auditor, Bureau of State Audits Tue, 31 Jul 2012 23:57:36 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Agency: California State Auditor

Download: Publications and Reports

Description: The California State Auditor promotes the efficient and effective management of public funds and programs by providing to citizens and government independent, objective, accurate, and timely evaluations of state and local governments’ activities. The purpose of the California State Auditor’s office is to improve California government by assuring the performance, accountability, and transparency that its citizens deserve.

California Fair Political Practices Commission Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:58:37 +0000 Continue reading ]]> California Fair Political Practices Agency: California Fair Political Practices Commission

Download: Form 700 Filings

Description: Statements of Economic Interests (SEIs or Form 700s) are an important means for the official that files them, the media, and the public to help gauge where potential conflicts of interest may exist. These state mandated forms include information about the sources of an official’s income, investments, business positions, real property holdings and gifts.

California State Controller’s Office Tue, 26 Jun 2012 07:29:24 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Agency: California State Controller’s Office

Download: Government Compensation in California

Description: Public Pay currently contains salary & compensation information for public entities in California, including 58 counties, more than 450 cities, more than 2,900 special districts, 24 higher education providers, and most state employees for a total of more than 1.5 million positions.

California State Library Fri, 23 Dec 2011 05:26:41 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Agency: California State Library

Download: California State Library Publications

Description: The California State Library creates and publishes materials that address topics relevant not only to the state’s library community but also to government personnel and the general public. The California State Library offers free on-line access to many of these publications that cover government and library news, statistics, laws, and reports.

State Water Resources Control Board Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:52:18 +0000 Agency: California Environmental Protection Agency

Download: State Water Resources Control Board

Description: Publications, Forms, and Available Documents on legislative reports, water quality goals, water rights, storm water permits, waste discharge permits, and other resolutions, orders, and decisions.

California Technology Agency Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:31:42 +0000 Agency: California Technology Agency

Download: Chief Information Officer Archives

Description: The CIO Archive website includes historical information from 2003 through June 2008. Please be advised, the information may be dated and no longer reflect current OCIO policy.