A civic-minded citizen seeking the singularity

A project

Open Solano

Open-source governance in Solano County.


  • integrate Andria's spreadsheet (by hand)
  • post Solano cities on the map
  • post County Board districts on the map
  • OpenSolano About Page
  • leverage DMap (agencies, officials)
  • use & cache DMap's results for Agencies, Bodies, and Positions
  • display all Solano County schools on the map, using a filter
  • get ayes & noes from Solano Granicus page (board schoolcard)
  • public calendar of local events (via TaxWatchers)
  • link to all public websites
  • link to all nonprofit websites (pull from IRS)
  • public project management dashboard (description, budget, project) link to articles
  • add useful apps: IdeaScale, SeeClickFix, Granicus
  • MQ branding
  • pull Flickr pictures and tie to locations (FourSquare, Google Places)
  • add Fictitious Business Name form
  • add Marriage License
  • add Process Server form
  • add Professional Photocopier form
  • post available Granicus RSS feeds to OpenSolano
  • Ongoing: Update OpenSolano nonprofit listings. run script to get new .json files.
  • shapes: Cities, Counties, School Districts, Special Districts, Board Districts, Congressional Districts

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