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Textizen is Philly's answer to narrowing digital divide

Government Technology reports on Code For America's work on Textizen, a citizen feedback platform launched last week for Philadelphia.
Neighborhood-specific questions are posed via colorful posters in public places like bus shelters, along with instructions as to how citizens can make their voices heard.
The PCPC is currently seeking input to revise two of the 18 district plans within the city. In the densely populated central district, people can text in views about the city’s recreation sites. Two separate questions are being asked in an effort to gather input that will help direct continued investment in the area, a haven for young families.
Original source: Government Technology
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