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!
|Description / Needs
|Civic Tech 101
|Come here if it’s your first time!
|Fix Our Schools
|Need to scrape data from relevant sites
|Make Toronto budget more accessible – Not-for-profit incorporation feedback
|Going through website and posting events – digital canvassing
|Accountability for policing policies + creating community platforms
|App to submit lack of bike parking spaces to encourage private property contributions – want feedback and ideas