Cities

In addition to joining the Peer Network, I want to do the following to advance our local government’s goals and outcomes:

Across America, government employees are accelerating city innovation by sharing their best ideas, collaborating with local civic hackers, and enlisting elite technologists for a year of service.

Join the Civic Innovation Conversation

Are you a forward-thinking public servant? Join our community of local government innovators (known as the CfA Peer Network) for access to free, actionable content tailored to support your work in civic innovation. Benefits include:
- Guides, case studies and training on gov 2.0 skills and strategies
- Notifications for Code for America’s app releases
- The latest civic tech news
- Invites to private network events
- Access to a network of 200+ likeminded civic tech innovators

Featured Peer Network members:

Mark Leech, Applications Development Manager, City of Albuquerque
Heather Hudson, Chief Data Officer, City of Baltimore
Jonathan Feldman, Chief Information Officer, City of Asheville

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“Code for America provides an ideal forum for discussion on developing standards and municipal data, and members benefit from the efforts taking place across the country to make open data more useful and more powerful.”

- Mark Headd, Chief Data Officer
City of Philadelphia


Fellowship Applications Open: Enlist coders, designers and researchers

The Code for America Fellowship is an 11-month program where developers, designers, researchers, and product managers work alongside city staff to solve community issues with new technology. Past apps have supported citizen engagement, criminal justice and public health. Contact luke@codeforamerica.org to find out more, or visit our FAQ and Application for details.

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Current Cities and Alumni Cities

Civic Data Standards: Unlock Capacity

Code for America’s network is developing open data standards and best practices to unlock new potential for critical categories of data like restaurant and house inspections. Get on those standards and make it easier for citizens to engage in building better services.

Data Standards
Civic Apps

Ready to Level Up? Join the Peer Network

Code for America’s Peer Network provides targeted training, hands-on support and early access to new technology. Recent trainings include user interface engineering and broadband policy.

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