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Government Web Resources Guide

State, County, Local

Census Bureau State and County QuickFacts
QuickFacts includes commonly requested data for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with more than 25,000 people

City of Cleveland Home Page
Official City of Cleveland's home page

Cleveland Census Information
The City Planning Commission provides Census information for the City of Cleveland. The data is obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau and is then re-organized to meet local needs. The City Planning Commission groups the Cleveland Census Tracts into 36 neighborhood areas (known as Statistical Planning Areas or SPA s ), and then groups those neighborhoods into 6 Planning Districts. Information is also presented for the City's 21 wards.

Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority
The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority is a governmental agency to manage maritime operations at the Port of Cleveland.

County and City Data Book (GPO Access)
Comprehensive data about individual counties and cities in the United States. It includes data for all U.S. states, counties, and cities with a population of 25,000 or more. It contains additional data for places with a population of 100,000 or more.

Cuyahoga County
Official web site.

Cuyahoga County Insider
A news blog created by The Plain Dealer.

Data Central: Cleveland Ohio Statistics, Demographics & Census
Local and regional data from various sources, including government, put into graphical form by The Plain Dealer.

Findlaw: State Resources
Links to legal resources arranged by state.

Gongwer News Service Ohio
With focus on the legislative branch, Congwer provides news on government and politics in Ohio.

Inside Cleveland City Hall
A news blog created by The Plain Dealer.

National Governors Association
The National Governors Association is a bipartisan organization of the nation's governors working collectively on national policy. Its members are the governors of the 50 states and five territories.

Neighborhood Link (Cleveland State University)
Information and resources for Cleveland citizens, including links to local data files.

NEO CANDO (Case Western Reserve University)
Northeast Ohio county, community, and Cleveland neighborhood data for organizing. Produced by the Mandel School of Social Sciences, CWRU.

Ohio Capitol Connection
Ohio Capitol Connection provides information about current and past legislation of the Ohio General Assembly. Updated daily, it has the complete status and full text of bills introduced in the Ohio General Assembly. This database includes rosters of House and Senate members searchable by name or location, and addresses and biographies of the General Assembly members. While the database focuses on Ohio, information about the Federal government is also available.

Ohio Documents (The Ohio State University)
Links to Ohio government resources arranged by branch of government.
Official site for the state of Ohio government, including the Executive, Judicial and Legislative branches, Constitution, laws and rules, county and city information, election information, state facts and history.

SOCDS: State of the Cities Data Systems
A source of data about cities offered through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

State and Local Government on the Net
Links to state and local resources arranged by state.

State Constitutions, Statutes and Related Legislative Information
Links to legal sources arranged by state. Produced by the Cornell University Law School.
State news by topic.

United States Conference of Mayors
The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. Includes links to urban policies, news, reports and city web sites, arranged by state.

USA Counties
Government gathered statistics arranged by counties.