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Welcome to WeGov.NYC, a community website helping New Yorkers do what our city government should be doing.


We envision an open and engaging city government that efficiently delivers services to its residents and provides leadership to its region.

Digital Government

All over the world people are identifying best practices for how to use digital technologies to make government more open, engaging and effective. We’re doing our best to bring those practices to NYC.
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Regional Leadership

NYC can’t effectively tackle issues like transit, housing and employment without improving our 23-million-person region’s ability to coordinate. We’re exploring how to improve that coordination.
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Searchable Safety Net

Most US cities have a 2-1-1 system that offers a complete list of all government and nonprofit health, human and social services available in the area. NYC doesn’t, and we suffer everyday because of that.
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We build information management tools to advance our advocacy campaigns.

Capital Project Directory

NYC’s capital budget in a friendly, interactive database.

City Services API

NYC’s social services in an open format and accessible via RESTAPI.

Laws on Your Phone

NYC’s charter, code, and rules on a modern, mobile-friendly platform.

Endorsement Directory

Profiles of organizations that make political endorsements.

Interactive Maps

Election results, Mutual aid groups, city boundaries and more!

Mobile App

Report on the work city government is and isn’t doing.


We curate news, knowledge and networking opportunities for people working toward an excellent city government.



We make knowledge directories and APIs.

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