Current Projects

Civic Hub

Civic Hub is the San Francisco based think tank and incubator for projects that improve the quality of life using technology. Working with open data, open source, and open knowledge in governance, community building, and economic and workforce development.

Transit Link

Transit Link is a repository and a visualization portal for transit agencies GTFS files. We are currently visualizing over 250 GTFS files across the United States. When complete it will create one continuous interactive system map of public transportation in the United States.

Marine Ecology

A citizen science project in partnership with Fort Ross Historic State park located on the North Sonoma Coast. We are currently engaged in digitizing marine mammal observation data collected over the years, mapping the data, and visualizing the data to show trends. Other partners are expected to provide data including Marine Mammal Center and Monterey Bay Aquarium and others.

Adopt San Francisco

A concept platform for volunteers. A number of programs managed by the City departments include Adopt a drain (PUC), Adopt a rain garden (PUC), Adopt a street (DPW), and Street Parks (DPW).A platform will allow keeping volunteers from various programs in a single community for better management and user experience.

Past Projects

SFMTA Civic Engagement

Transportation Regulation & Infrastructure Pipeline Locale Engagement in San Francisco. Over a decade of Metropolitan Transportation Agency Board resolutions digitized and stored in a searchable database. Information is sorted and mapped by the following categories: pedestrian, bicycling, transit, and traffic. Recently we’ve added Engineering hearings order database as well.


San Francisco Crime and Arrest Database

Initially created for The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act reporting. Offers mapped statistics of crime reported to SF Police Department. A collaborative project of Code for San Francisco, Civic Innovation Group and Designers and Geeks with support from Microsoft.


Geocoding tools for Code for San Francisco Brigade

SF Geocoding Tool gives an ability to add geographic coordinates stored in Enterprise Addressing System to the data feed. . SF EAS Search Tool allows to pull addresses from a selected area on the map. The Geographic Geometry Generator (3G): Draw a line, point or shape on a map and it gives you geometry and coordinates.