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DDOT's 'TextMyBus' Is a Step in the Right Direction for Detroit Transit

DDOT's 'TextMyBus' Is a Step in the Right Direction for Detroit Transit

Timothy Boscarino  09.14.2012
TextMyBus is a welcome development, but it is only the first step -- of many -- we must take to develop the first-rate transit system that...
Failing to Plan Is Planning to Fail

Failing to Plan Is Planning to Fail

Joe Merante  08.17.2012
Developers in and outside of government are beginning to contribute to prevention and recovery efforts. Code for America Austin released...
Improving Detroit, One App At A Time

Improving Detroit, One App At A Time

  08.10.2012
Wondering how many yards you're standing from a public fountain? Planning a day of gallery hopping? Looking for the nearest statue of a...
Redesigning the Interface to Municipal Government

Redesigning the Interface to Municipal Government

Burt Lum  08. 8.2012
In Honolulu, the City's website has been a continuous point of friction between City Hall and city dwellers. This year the City and County...
Welcome to [Your City's] Customer Service Center

Welcome to [Your City's] Customer Service Center

Angel Kittiyachavalit  07.17.2012
Do you ever think about how the city keeps track of potholes? How they know when street lights need to be fixed? Cities are extremely complex....
On Your Mark, Get Set, Build An App To Help Detroit

On Your Mark, Get Set, Build An App To Help Detroit

Kate Abbey-Lambertz  06.27.2012
If you've ever thought of a way technology could improve Detroit, now's the time to turn your idea into something concrete. Apps For...
Why (and How) I'm Finally Learning to Code

Why (and How) I'm Finally Learning to Code

Raymond Schillinger  03.28.2012
Few moments are more dispiriting than staring blankly at an eyeball-searing, monochrome terminal window, attempting to divine where I could...
Code For America Fellows Tackle Municipal Nightmares

Code For America Fellows Tackle Municipal Nightmares

Ramona Emerson  03.15.2012
Shortly after arriving in Santa Cruz, Calif., Ruthie BenDor decided to get a bicycle permit. It wasn't as easy as she might have hoped. The...
Code for America Deploys Brigade

Code for America Deploys Brigade

Abhi Nemani  03.13.2012
Code for America began as an experiment. It started, really, with a question: will people stand up? We saw everywhere in the private sector...
Code for America Meets Austin

Code for America Meets Austin

Joe Merante  03. 1.2012
Whether defined in terms of software, data, or overall transparency, it's clear that Austin, Texas has embraced citizens' expectations...
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