Data for: Data-Driven Ambulance Deployment: Closing the Optimality Gap for Online Dispatch

Published: 26-04-2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/hhbwyvcxvs.1
Dimitris Bertsimas,
Yee Sian Ng


These reports provide details for the plots and results in the paper. They contain processed research data that is based on a few sources. 1. OpenStreetMap data licensed under the Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL) by the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF). > You are free to copy, distribute, transmit and adapt our data, as long as you credit OpenStreetMap and its contributors. If you alter or build upon our data, you may distribute the result only under the same licence. The full legal code at explains your rights and responsibilities. See details of the copyright and license here: 2. ERDA data obtained with a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department (FEMS) of the District of Columbia, processed by CodeForDC. The code for processing the data is made available under the BSD 3-clause license in, with links to the original and processed data. 3. A map of neighborhood boundaries in the District of Columbia. The Washington Post derived the neighborhood boundaries by reviewing original subdivision data, by reviewing neighborhood maps published in The Post's Where We Live real estate section and by consulting community sources. The 217 neighborhoods shown are intended for standardized data analysis purposes. Work based on data acquired from Washington Post's Homicides in the District interactive map. Data was scraped/cleaned up by @justgrimes from Code for DC, and retrieved from on 11:40AM, 18 September 2015 EDT.