Public Safety and Homeland Security

(@dchilton)

Public Safety and Homeland Security

Openness and Security

Often computer security and access are at odds. While I want greater access and transparency in all levels of government and governmental functions, utilities, roads/highway, medical records, this greater access increases the potential for hacking and abuse. Homeland security should consider an utterly independent and separate network for critical and national security functions and highly sensitive & private information.... more »

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(@matt00)

Public Safety and Homeland Security

Fix My Street--online communication between individuals and government

I would love to have a United States version of the UK's "fixmystreet" website where anyone could quickly pinpoint street problems in their local community (i.e. pot holes, broken street lights, debris in the road/bicycle lanes, abandoned vehicles, etc.). While one can always contact their local officials directly, such a website would streamline the process of communication between individuals and their government.... more »

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