Tags civic technology

Cities need specialists to keep pace with emerging tech, experts say

by • 3 months ago

Panelists at the Consumer Electronics Show suggested cities hire people — which they referred to as "lookers" — to manage civic-tech pilot projects.

Code for America announces latest group of Community Fellows

by • 9 months ago

Seventeen fellows spread across seven U.S. cities will work on projects that include housing-data portals, resource maps for formerly incarcerated people and a food-stamp app.

Three ways state and local governments can get people excited about data projects

by • 12 months ago

State and local government officials say that staying organized and leading with open arms are proven means of building mature data programs.

'Informed Communities' gives cities a roadmap for open data engagement

by • 1 year ago

The Sunlight Foundation has released a new online resource that shows local governments how to share data and collaborate with their residents.

San Antonio announces 7 challenges in civic tech residency program

by • 2 years ago

The city's Innovation Office says it hopes to cultivate local tech talent while improving the quality and efficacy of government services.