Adopt a drain and other Code for America projects

Code for America has identified a set of code bases that would be suitable for reuse nationwide, and they had a national contest for the best reuse of code last year. One of the projects identified, Localwiki, already has a presence in Ann Arbor through Arborwiki. The other project that saw widespread adoption is their "Adopt A ..." effort, which has been reused as Adopt-a-drain, Adopt-a-hydrant, Adopt-a-stop and other similar setups.

We'll talk about whatever we talk about, but I'd really like to figure out if there's enough interest in doing an adopt-a-drain project *and* if that data is readily available to bootstrap the system quickly.

Looking forward to seeing you! Location is at the Washtenaw County Building, 200 N Main St in Ann Arbor; enter off the Ann St side, and we'll be at a conference room in the basement. Thanks to Andy Brush from Washtenaw County for hosting.

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  • Rory C.

    Many devoted, professional minds trying to tackle the infrastructure problems

    January 28, 2014

  • Edward V.

    Good meetup

    January 28, 2014

  • Edward V.

    Looking forward to seeing you, we are down stairs at the county building.

    January 27, 2014

  • Larry W.

    Rec & Ed cancelled classes for tonight so I'll finally it!

    January 27, 2014

  • Reid O.

    Where is this going to be?

    January 20, 2014

    • Edward V.

      we're still finalizing a place, but it will be in downtown Ann Arbor.

      January 20, 2014

    • Edward V.

      We have a space confirmed! 200 N Main (County building), lower level conference room.

      January 24, 2014

  • Roger R.

    can't make it.... will be at Scio Twp planning meeting that night.

    January 21, 2014

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