Your city officials are making
big decisions.



We’ve made it easy to keep tabs.

Search locations, dates, times and official records for your local government’s public meetings—updated daily in one centralized location for Chicago and Detroit.

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The problem

Local government bodies hold thousands of public meetings every day—but the vast majority receive no media coverage and produce minimal records.

And these important spaces for democracy go unwatched.

Our solution

We train & pay people like you to attend these meetings and publish the results in collaboration with local journalists.

Newswire: Detroit

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