Open Nebraska is a volunteer-led civic innovation organization that leads the development of apps to solve real problems in Nebraska communities. Its goal is to help citizens interact with local government by providing the information resources needed to make better decisions.

Open Nebraska founders:

Mike Battershell, Nate Benes, Rebecca Stavick, and Matt Wynn

Let's chat in our Google Group! Share ideas or just check out what's happening with Open Nebraska volunteers.

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Empowering citizens through civic innovation

Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 7:00 PM

    PRI Hack Night

    7 Members

    Jack Dunn could use some developer help refreshing an Omaha City Council database with recent Tax Increment Financing (TIF) data. Let's get together and get this done! :... Learn more
  • June 7 · 11:00 AM

    Nebraska National Day of Civic Hacking

    11 Members | 4.50

    [If you plan to attend, please register on Eventbrite so we have an accurate count for food.] The event will be similar to a barcamp unconference. People will give 30 to... Learn more
  • May 6 · 5:00 PM

    Developer and Tech Happy Hour

    20 Members

    Please RSVP via Eventbrite here. Spring is here, summer is coming, and Big Omaha is upon us again. This can only mean one thing - the second annual spring Developer &... Learn more
  • May 4 · 6:00 PM

    May Meetup

    13 Members | 5.00

    Come hear about the Nebraska National Day of Civic Hacking and find out how you can get involved! We've been doing some planning with both Lincoln Coding Women and Omaha... Learn more
  • March 2 · 6:00 PM

    March Meetup

    8 Members | 5.00

    We will be hearing an update from Elizabeth Hertzler from Sen. Mello's office and learn about the WeVote Project from Caleb Cassel.
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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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