The Open Democracy Project is a not-for-profit startup working to open the democratic process by publishing a shared campaign resource package for councillor and trustee races. DemocracyKit is built by local campaigners, for local campaigners.
Micah Richardson is a community organizer and consultant in Toronto.
Riley Peterson is a student and community organizer from York South-Weston. She is the Budget Lead of the Toronto Youth Cabinet, the City of Toronto’s official youth advisory body.
Attendance: 51 hackers!
|Project||Lead(s)||Description / Needs|
|Civic Tech 101||Alex||Come here if it’s your first time!|
|Fix Our Schools||Jared||Need to scrape data from relevant sites|
|Budgetpedia||Sarah||Make Toronto budget more accessible – Not-for-profit incorporation feedback|
|DemocracyKit||Micah||Going through website and posting events – digital canvassing|
|The Carded||Sharky||Accountability for policing policies + creating community platforms|
|Bicycle Parking||Adam||App to submit lack of bike parking spaces to encourage private property contributions – want feedback and ideas|