The City of Chicago is releasing selected datasets from the data portal under the MIT License (see below). This repository contains:
- Data in a comma separated values (CSV) format.
- Examples of importing data into R.
Working with CSV Data
The data was released as a CSV file. Below are some simple instructions which will show you how to load CSV in R.
Find an example script here. This example will import the data in R and create a couple of maps.
Set the working directory to the location of the downloaded repository.
bike.racks <- read.csv("data\\Bike_Racks.csv")
Review the new dataframe:
Ensure the map works:
This data is released under the MIT License. See LICENSE.txt.