New Data Set: Chicago Parking Tickets

New Data Set: Chicago Parking Tickets

I'm always looking for new and interesting data sets for demonstration purposes. I enjoy using data that people can relate to - not only is it easily understood, but often it can be entertaining as well. This data set of real-world parking tickets does all that. A few weeks ago I came across this blog post by Matt Chapman. Matt filed FOIA requests with the City of Chicago and, after multiple attempts, was able to get access to over 36 million parking tickets written between 2003 and 2016. Matt goes on to explain Chicago's parking ticket database, how he processed…
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