CitySourced is a real time mobile civic engagement platform. CitySourced provides a free, simple, and intuitive platform empowering residents to identify civic issues (public safety, quality of life, & environmental issues, etc.) and report them to city hall for quick resolution; an opportunity for government to use technology to save time & money plus improve accountability to those they govern; and a positive, collaborative platform for real action.
App makes use of the camera, location services (gps), data connection, phone identity and media library. It is available for download from the Windows Phone Marketplace on your Windows Phone 7 devices.
Here are some screen-shots of the app.
Below is a current list of CitySourced clients, and are adding more cities to their roster of clients every single week. Application delivers the reports you file to the people in charge. They have a database of 50,000 public officials, so there’s a good chance it will get to the proper authorities.
Official CitySourced clients include
- San Jose, CA
- San Francisco, CA
- Los Angeles, CA
- Glendale, CA
- Corpus Christi, TX
- Sandy Springs, GA
- Livermore, CA
- Ann Arbor, MI
- UC Davis, CA
- Los Angeles Unified School District
- Gravesham, United Kingdom
- Zwolle, Nederlands
Let’s download this app & make our cities/communities better and safer.
Resources for learning Windows Phone 7 app development
- Windows Phone 7 Training Kit http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/wp7trainingcourse.aspx
- Some good pointers: http://wp7dev.wikispaces.com/
- AppHub to submit your app: http://create.msdn.com/en-US/