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Delaware Open Data Council
Executive Order 57

Governor Markell signed Executive Order 57 in January of 2016, establishing the Delaware Open Data Council that brings together a team from state government focused specifically on making more data available to members of the public. The Council is tasked with establishing a statewide data strategy and recommending standards and policies related to the posting of non-personally-identifiable public data.

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What is Open Data?


The idea that some data should be freely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without restrictions from copyright, patents or other mechanisms of control.


   Available and Accessible

   Allow Re-use and Redistribution

   Use the Data for any Purpose


Open Data Benefits...


Data Sharing
Time Saving
Data Overlays
Consumable Formats

The State of Delaware publishes numerous datasets across various state agency websites. The Open Data Council is tasked with creating a centralized portal to datasets.


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