NNIP is a collaboration of the Urban Institute and local partners in 30 cities to further the development and use of neighborhood-level information systems for community building and local decision-making. Visit the partner profiles...[Read More]
Check out our new guide for advice on figuring out what data services your community needs, which organization is best suited to provide them, and how to begin and sustain the work.[Read More]
Learn how the cross-site project, Connecting People and Place, helped show the need for place-conscious policies and how IDS can be used to improve understanding of chronic absenteeism in two Urban Institute briefs.[Read More]
Center for Economic Information and The Mid-America Regional Council are our partner organizations from Kansas City, MO. Learn more about how they are using data to bring about positive change in their neighborhoods.
NNIP partners use crime data to help neighborhoods identify and address public safety issues and investigate how crime relates to other neighborhood indicators, like foreclosures and collective efficacy.
MAPC, NNIP's Boston partner, co-hosted a dialogue about housing with local True Story Theater and the Irish International Immigrant Center. The stories intended to create a respectful atmosphere for fresh perspectives and connection.