> Water Street is alive.
People generate data in ever-increasing volumes as they work, live, and play in urban areas. Bringing this data together can reveal patterns that are meaningful, useful, and even beautiful.
Using some of the most revealing data sources and open source tools, we show the heartbeat of one of the most vibrant areas in New York City, with a platform to make the pulse of Water Street come alive.
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> DATA WE’RE USING.
- Alliance for Downtown NY Data
Data sets from the Alliance for Downtown New York on visitors, locations of assets, and other points of interest.
- BigBelly Solar Compactor Data
Status data for the 38 solar compactors in and around Water Street.
- Cisco Meraki Wireless Access Point Data
Wifi probe data aggregated by minute and access point.
- 311 Service Requests
New York City's main source of government information and non-emergency services.
- Citibike Dock Status
We poll the status of the 8 Citibike docks in and around Water Street for the number of bikes every minute.
- Dark Sky Forecast.io
Real-time weather data for locations around the world.