Hello, Shareabouts

At OpenPlans, we have big ideas about community engagement. We know that cities have few tools to run small-scale public processes or use local input in decision making, and we’re working to fix this problem. Enter Shareabouts, a simple mapping tool for gathering input online. Starting with local streets and transportation as energizing gateway topics, we’re Read more…

OpenPlans’ Projects and Staff Featured on NYC 2.0

OpenPlans was on TV! WNYC’s “NYC 2.0: The Travelers” took a glimpse at the projects and initiatives that are being developed here at OpenPlans, and the philosophy and guiding light behind it all. Fast forward to 11:00 to see Jeff Maki explain our involvement with MTA’s Bus Time, followed by interviews with our founder and Chairman, Read more…