An inter-organizational volunteer-matching web application for conducting political campaigns. Will enable volunteers to organize meetups, conduct citizen lobbying, contribute social media, create informational campaign tools, and more. Organizations recruit their own volunteers and can cross-endorse campaigns run by others. Maintains privacy and data integrity for each organization by following a disapora-style system ...more »
DistrictBuilder is an open source web application for drawing city council and state legislative boundaries in an open, transparent and collaborative manner. GitHub repo: https://github.com/PublicMapping/DistrictBuilder/ DistrictBuilder supports creation and editing of redisticting plans, display of demographics and election results on an interactive maps, integrates with popular mapping systems, and automatically ...more »
Civic Tech Patterns is a pattern library for describing common practices that may help or hinder the conception or design of civic technology. Modeled after Wikipatterns (and a bit of TV Tropes), the goal is to collect, document and reference common patterns--good and bad--that arise from designing, building, maintaining and popularizing civic tech.
List all the vacant homes in your city, allowing users to submit homes they see as vacant and mark areas or homes/lots with ideas for development.
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 »
It would be cool to see other cities deploy the DC Code UI.
HRT Bus API publishes real time bus data from Hampton Roads Transit through an application programming interface for developers to make apps from it.
Playground mapper for the City of Alexandria - developed with data and subject matter expertise provided by child health experts at the Childhood Obesity Action Network of Alexandria. Our repo is at https://github.com/sarl-hackerspace/projectplay-web-client and https://github.com/sarl-hackerspace/projectplay-server