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These are the 14 people you need to know in Philly civic tech: The realLIST people

Dec. 20, 2017 12:51 pm

These are the 14 people you need to know in Philly civic tech: The realLIST

The city staffers, open data geeks and civic engagement pros who shaped the scene.
What does ‘civic tech’ really mean? Philly technologists weigh in people

Dec. 7, 2017 1:41 pm

What does ‘civic tech’ really mean? Philly technologists weigh in

Who's in the tent, according to Azavea's Robert Cheetham, Fixlist's Stacey Mosley and Mjumbe Poe, and Protocol Labs' Michelle Lee in honor of Code for Philly's fifth anniversary.
Knight Cities Challenge winner PHL Participatory Design Lab is launching next week results

Nov. 10, 2017 10:23 am

Knight Cities Challenge winner PHL Participatory Design Lab is launching next week

The Office of Homeless Services and the Department of Revenue are working to improve their interactions with the public.
Solve Philly’s recidivism problem at this Reentry Project hackathon purpose

Sep. 19, 2017 11:51 am

Solve Philly’s recidivism problem at this Reentry Project hackathon

Calling all journalists, technologists, returning citizens and reentry-focused nonprofits: Collaborate for a cause Oct. 20 and 21.
How nonprofits are using data from OpenDataVote to ‘start a conversation’ about systemic change results

Sep. 5, 2017 12:55 pm

How nonprofits are using data from OpenDataVote to ‘start a conversation’ about systemic change

The four winning nonprofits from this past May’s OpenDataVote initiative are working with the Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation to release and analyze data that will help bring more context to their work.
Vote now for your fave government data set to be released via OpenDataVote funding

Apr. 19, 2017 12:59 pm

Vote now for your fave government data set to be released via OpenDataVote

Support a culture of transparency while helping a local nonprofit win some serious cash.
View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool method

Mar. 14, 2017 8:02 am

View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool

An app from a handful of city departments allows you to find where vacant lots and buildings are and who owns them.
OpenDataVote just launched. Here’s why nonprofits should pay attention funding

Mar. 6, 2017 12:55 pm

OpenDataVote just launched. Here’s why nonprofits should pay attention

Consider it an invitation to learn how the city's data sets can work for you. Also, cash prizes.
Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool results

Nov. 3, 2016 11:36 am

Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability and Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation just published its Greenworks Dashboard.
StartupPHL wants to fund your ideas for fighting poverty with open data funding

Oct. 14, 2016 7:40 am

StartupPHL wants to fund your ideas for fighting poverty with open data

It's the Call for Ideas grant program, now in its fifth year.

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