Make data from several cities available through GeoData Checkout ( http://mapmeld.github.io/geodata-checkout/ ), an open maps API developed last year by Code for America. Benefits: Draw to download data inside your neighborhood, or any custom area on the map. Map data, make timelines, or display in Google Earth. Use cases: - http://mapmeld.github.io/crimestep - http://historicchicago.heroku.com/ Technology: ...more »
A Ruby on Rails application that allows citizens to "adopt" civic infrastructure, such as fire hydrants.
The LocalWiki platform is a tool for collaborating in local, geographic communities.
Procure.io opens up government for business. It's an open source system that makes it easier for government to contract with local small businesses.
Repo here: https://github.com/dobtco/procure-io