We Are Open Austin
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The Texas Tribune has reported that Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, has attached several open government initiatives to a single bill designated HB 2328, which has passed the Texas Senate. The amended bill now goes back to the House for its approval. The provisions now attached to HB 2328 include: getting rid of the requirement for a governmental body to get an attorney general opinion before withholding info... 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.