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    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
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    @ryanrussell
    @loganpowell Thank you, I will try. Do you happen to have CitySDK installed on a server that you could post a viable node/npm/babel version from? If there's any way to append that readme with those details, it will help others and maybe prevent this Q/A from repeating itself. Meanwhile, if I can get it working, I'll post version info back to the channel. Thanks again.
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @ryanrussell Unfortunately, funding for CitySDK (and thus development) dried up before we were able to put together an NPM package for it. We plan on revisiting and remedying this in the future, but not the near.
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Hi, I successfully implemented CitySDK and fetched the data from census api but today my apikey becomes invalid. I tried to sign up again but not getting activation email. Please help me.
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev I'm sorry to hear you're having problems even after getting up and running with CitySDK. The API went down over the weekend, but should be back online. Are you able to operate now?
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    @loganpowell Thank you so much for your update. Yes I'm able to operate now.
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev good to hear. How are you using the CitySDK?
    mitchp12
    @mitchp12
    Hi, I'm needing to collect the following data: State Code (2pos), City Code(3 pos), Tract (6pos), County Code (3pos), Block (3pos) MSA Code (5 pos). I have found the API @ geocoding.geo.census.gov/geocoder/geographies/... and was able to get the State, Tract, County & Block Group. I have no idea what the 3 pos City field would be & I was unable to locate the MSA in the returned data from this API. Can someone advise me where to obtain the MSA data? Any ideas what could be the 3 pos City besides an airport code?
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Hello, We are not getting census data today [ SEP 6] and we are receiving "Internal server error". we used to receive the data properly before. Please let me know whether the census server is down. Thank you
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev what's your call?
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    we are calling the below url
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    Ah, the geocoder.... can you send this error via email to cnmp.developers.list@census.gov and I'll get us looped up with that team?
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Sure. Thank you
    I sent you mail to the given email id with subject "Getting "Internal server error' in census"
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev when did you receive the error?
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Thank you so much Logan for your support. We started receiving data from Census.
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    :+1:
    swtimd79
    @swtimd79
    Need to upload ACS files into AWS S3 buckets
    Anyone knows an easy wa?y
    crawforc3
    @crawforc3
    Is it possible to get a list of cities that are registered with the census bureau?
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @crawforc3 do you mean Census Places?
    TJ Hammerstrom
    @thammerstrom_gitlab
    Hello - New to this site. I'm looking to find out how many multi unit housing developments were build in the US over 50 units in size for 2017 as well as their projected value by state. Can anyone lead me to a source of info?
    alibama
    @alibama
    hi folks - working to get the data from here https://library.municode.com/va/charlottesville/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=CH in to a tool that might be able to cross-reference census data - maybe dkan or something
    TJ Hammerstrom
    @thammerstrom_gitlab
    Yikes - a lot to digest here for sure. Too many variables for me to manage but thank you for sharing. Need this data for our housing deployment platform we are building to get financed www.hopewelltradition.com If you can help mine data that would be great. TJ
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @thammerstrom_gitlab check out the American Community Survey 5-year... start with a general search on American Factfinder for the variable(s) you might be interested in: http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml
    godmolecule
    @godmolecule
    I'm looking to access federal crime maps; I was told I would have to talk to each jurisdiction
    Is there a public information repository regarding crime mapping anybody knows of?
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    At the federal level, not sure, but there's this:
    godmolecule
    @godmolecule
    thank you
    BreweryBusinessPlan
    @BreweryBusinessPlan
    @loganpowell Hi Logan, I'm new to the citysdk setup. I've been able to make some basic API calls to the ACS, but what I really need interactivity and visualizations. Something similar to the over65 sample code that we can embed into a website would work perfectly if you could customize certain things like age, sex, income, households, year, etc. City-data.com has some very nice visualizations based on city/county data. Are there any tools/tutorials available that can help produce something similar to the city-data.com or the census's over65 sample visualization maps, or just queries in general that could be customized to request data from the API based on user input? Thanks!
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell

    @BreweryBusinessPlan I believe you're in the right place. There are a few examples in the repo: https://github.com/uscensusbureau/citysdk

    https://uscensusbureau.github.io/citysdk/examples/

    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    as for interactivity and visualizations, here's an example (use Chrome - a mapbox-gl-geocoder limitation): https://uscensusbureau.github.io/citysdk/examples/mapbox/with-mapbox-gl_geocoding_hover/index.html
    BreweryBusinessPlan
    @BreweryBusinessPlan
    Many thanks!!!
    Pierre J. Callies
    @usa85
    Happy New Year 2019. I am a novice GIS full stack developer. I would love to chat with all of you.
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    Hi @usa85 let us know if you need any help
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Hello, Now I am getting below error when it tries to fetch census data using [new censusModule(apikey)
    Hello, Now I am getting below error when it tries to fetch census data using [new censusModule(apikey) Error: https://api.census.gov/data/2014/acs5/geography.json 404 (Not Found). Please help us to fix this. Thank you
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev you now have to prequalify acs5 with acs, i.e.: api.census.gov/data/2014/acs/acs5/geography.json
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Thank you Logan for your support . I have a query now. Now I changed this url in census.citysdk.js which I downloaded before and kept in our path. Now It is working good. But, Can I continue this way of accessing the census data , right ? [ That is , using existing jquery ] census = new CensusModule(apikey);
    census.apiRequest(apirequest, callback);
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev the call is not likely to change again in the near future (it should be stable for years). This is the new ontology. As for the citysdk you seem to be using version 1. There is a new version if you'd like to give it a try: https://github.com/uscensusbureau/citysdk
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Thank you Logan
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Hello Logan, I am getting Internal server 500 issue while accessing this url [https://api.census.gov/data/2014/acs/acs5/geography.json ]. Please help us to resolve this. Thank you
    Logan Powell
    @loganpowell
    @idealtraits-dev the server has been buggy for the past few weeks. We're undergoing some major back-end re-architecture
    idealtraits-dev
    @idealtraits-dev
    Thank you for your updates. Now it is working.
    Sameroom
    @sameroom-bot
    [Vivek Nair, U.S. Census Bureau] Gotcha @Logan Powell and @Zhi Keng He - B19013_001E definitely seems much more reasonable
    [Vivek Nair, U.S. Census Bureau] and yep! geoResolution is suer handy