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NYC Charter Revision Commission and You!

On September 19, 2018, Posted by , In Advocacy,Blog,City Charter,Events,Presentation,Testimony, With No Comments

  While NYC might not have direct democracy, it does have a Charter Revision Commission. This commission gives the people the power to rewrite the City’s constitution — aka the City Charter. In an era where democracy seems under attack, over the course of 24 months, NYC will have hosted…

Executive Summary Report on Community Board Technology and Information Workflows

On September 24, 2018, BetaNYC will publish two reports based on several years of research into the technical and information infrastructure supporting community boards. The first report, BetaNYC and Civic Innovations Fellows Community Board and Technology Needs Report, summarizes interviews with district managers about the current state of technology within district…