Reinvent NYC.GOV!



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Calling all Coders and Designers! The City of New York, more specifically, needs YOU.  The city is hosting a hackathon and asking you to bring your talents and vision to New York City’s online presence.

Find details after the jump and at!

Today the City of New York announced its first-ever hackathon: Reinvent NYC.GOV, a collaborative design and development event to re-imagine the City government’s main website, We’re partnering with General Assembly, who is hosting the hackathon on July 30-31.

It will feature API resources and reps from DonorsChoose, ExpertLabs, Facebook, Foursquare, Google, Twitter and YouTube onsite to support participants. At the conclusion of the hackathon on Sunday afternoon, a panel of judges (Mimi Chun of General Assembly, Dave Tisch of TechStars, Scott Heiferman of Meetup, City reps) will evaluate demos.

You’re invited to attend, participate, and encourage talented coders and designers to apply:



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