Local Law 11 of 2012 was heralded as the new gold standard of municipal open data laws. This effort would go about improving the law by outlining improvements
Policy Improvements Ideas
In 2012, the city council passed a law mandating DOITT to work with the NYPD on "crime data." This law does not include "crash data." < http://www.thenewyorkworld.com/2013/04/25/nypd-crime-map/ >
If we really want a safe NYC, we need to have crash data.
The Federal Open Data Standard is being drafted in Github, made more approachable using prose.io.