As you might have heard, the Office of the Managing Director in Philadelphia recently launched myPhillyRising.com, which we built. Here’s some more info about tech behind the the app, and what we’re doing to create an engaged community of developers around it.
I was recently on a panel at the Mobilize.org reGenerate summit in Philadelphia. The summit was organized around the question of “how can Millennials play a more active role in shaping the city’s economic and civic life?” It was wonderful to see so many young people passionate about making their places better. I was especially pleased Read more…
Mjumbe learns how journalists can benefit from open civic data.
Mjumbe is working on to make legislative data open and useful, by raising awareness within the developer and legislator communities. Many governments datasets are inaccessible or unusable and he’s bringing this to the attention of people who may be able to change that.