Leveraging vector processing with R to analyze StreetLight Data
, an R package for the StreetLight InSight® API. I highlight two case studies where we used vector processsing to complete thousands of StreetLight analyses and compile the metrics into granular and meaningful results.
November 3, 2022
Find delight in the mundane
July 27, 2022
Monitoring public adherence to social distancing guidelines with traffic data
To estimate public adherence to social distancing guidelines during the Coronavirus outbreak, we analyzed departures from “typical” traffic volumes on the metro freeway system of the Twin Cities region.
October 28, 2020
Using location-based services data for calculating the transportation greenhouse gas emissions of communities in Minnesota's Metropolitan Region
To address the scarcity of transportation emissions data in Minnesota, the Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities has developed greenhouse gas emission estimates for transportation and land for cities, townships, and counties of the Twin Cities Metropolitan Region.
October 28, 2020
Using location-based services to locate high activity areas within Twin Cities regional parks
StreetLight Data provides aggregated cell phone location data for transportation research. This talk will examine how the Research Team at the Metropolitan Council is using StreetLight to analyze visitor patterns in regional parks, with particuar focus on novel geospatial processing and statisitical methods.
October 8, 2019
Using Location-based Data in Regional Parks Visitors Research
StreetLight Data provides aggregated cell phone location data for transportation research. This talk will examine how the Research Team at the Metropolitan Council is using StreetLight to analyze visitor patterns in regional parks.
June 8, 2019