We Are Open Austin
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When I joined the Open Austin leadership team, one of my first goals was to identify specific problems in our project management that might impact members’ ability or motivation to contribute. Early on we defined that problem to be that most project ideas are never completed. However, recently we took a good look at what we are as a community and what we want to facilitate. In doing so, we realized that it’s okay ... Read more
Policy guides, research materials, and maps about injustices in the "school to prison pipeline"
This project shows users which buildings in Austin, TX do not recycle. The application was developed in partnership with the City of Austin to enforce the Universal Recycling Ordinance set to go in effect Oct 1st, 2017.
Austin's City Manager kicked off an "Open Data Initiative 2.0" in April 2015, here are the results
Austin Park Equity is an open-source project that aims to increase equitable park access. Our maps help visualize how Austin's park resources are distributed throughout the City of Austin.
Instabus is a realtime map of Austin's public transit. It works well on mobile and desktop.