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Public Governance Meetings

Documenter surveys, live-tweet threads, photos and other materials are collected from all public meeting assignments. All public governance surveys are published under a Creative Commons 4.0 license. 

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Chicago tracker Project

As Chicago grapples with efforts toward reform, accountability and transparency, City Bureau is partnering with local journalists and media outlets to build public tools around public policy for public use. 


Civic Illumination

Every week, municipal documents containing important information are distributed in unsearchable, difficult to analyze PDF documents. Documenters convert these files in support of public access and transparency.