See what it's all about. No tech skills? Don't sweat it, we welcome people with ideas.
We are working on trail, transit, and texting apps. Have an idea for a civic project? Stop by one of our bi-weekly hack nights and share it.
Current and past projects
- Balance - Check your SNAP (Alaska Quest Card, Food Stamp) Balance via texting. Spanish version - We are looking for help translating Balance into other languages.
- Find Yourself in Kincaid Park is an app by Brigade member, Mike Brook, that uses Code for Anchorage Trail data from the Muni, DNR and Single Track Advocates.
- Click that Hood is a web game for learning neighborhoods and geography. Brigade members have added data for the following: Anchorage, Fairbanks, Indigenous Peoples and Languages of Alaska, Alaska Iditarod Trail (Even Years), Canada (Provinces) Start here to build confidence (only 10.)
- We worked with the Muni to put the People Mover bus data into Google Maps which you can use in People Mover Trip Planner or by using the bus icon in Google Maps. The data is also used by Bing and Moovit.
Have questions or want to share something interesting? Join our google group.