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National Day of Civic Hacking Wrap-Up

by Mele Sax-Barnett and Erica Lauer Vose

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who joined us this weekend! As Erica has already said to the project leaders, "I can hardly believe how much we got done, how absolutely stellar the quality of work was, and how much sharing and collaboration and community building we all did!"

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Hacking on Open Trail Data at NDoCH

by Nate Goldman

We're kicking off the second National Day of Civic Hacking this Friday at Epicodus, and we're very excited to share all the projects coming together for this weekend's hackathon!

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Hack Night 2: Civic Boogaloo

by Nate Goldman

This Tuesday marks our second Hack Night as a Code for America brigade, and we're hitting the ground running! The second National Day of Civic Hacking is happening at the end of the month, and Portland has no less than two events in the works to celebrate the occasion. It's time to start planning projects!

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Partnership Building with Community Environmental Services

by Erica Lauer Vose

What a great meeting - we couldn’t have asked for a better match! They have some data sets around Eco Districts and high-impact project needs that we can start working on right now. They are data nerds at heart that really gets open data and wants to be part of this awesome movement.

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Partnership Building with Oregon Volunteers

by Erica Lauer Vose

When considering where to begin with partnership building, I like to seek out the people I admire most. I sat down with a friend and mentor, Kathleen Joy, Executive Director of Oregon Volunteers.

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