Save the date (May 31-June 1) and hack your city

National Day of Civic Hacking
Source: National Day of Civic Hacking

Civic leaders and organizations around the world are preparing for events surrounding the National Day of Civic Hacking, scheduled for the weekend of May 31 to June 1, with activities already underway.

The goal of the annual event is to “bring together citizens, software developers, and entrepreneurs together to collaboratively create, build, and invent new solutions using publicly-released data, code and technology to improve our communities and the governments that serve them.”

How you can get involved:

Keep updated on activities via Facebook and Twitter (@civichackingday) and follow the #hackforchange hashtag.

About Luke Fretwell

Luke Fretwell is the founder of GovFresh, co-founder/CEO of ProudCity and co-host of the podcast, The Government We Need. Connect with him on Twitter and LinkedIn or email at


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