Justin Bull (@f3ndot) at doored.ca (@dooredCA) talked about how the Doored.ca project came to be, how it resulted in a media buzz, influenced policy, and garnered civic action. Justin is a security enthusiast, cycling nutbar and software engineer at Wealthsimple. He created Doored.ca and MyBikeLane projects to advocate for Toronto cycling.
Attendance: 49 hackers!
|Project||Lead||Description / Needs|
|Civic Tech 101||Sharon||Come here if it’s your first time!|
|Budgetpedia||Rod||Make the city’s budget more accessible, easier to understand – Need UI / Frontend / React|
|DemocracyKit||Scarlet||Online resource kit to facilitate government campaign runs – Need site / content people|
|Guerilla Archiving||Dawn||Preserving government datasets in peril – Need tools / technical things|