Policy Statements

Grow NYC Notify / SMS notification options

First, NYC Digital's website should become a one stop for social media / developer / civic data apps (see http://digital.cityofchicago.org )


Second, NYC notify should become a 360° notify program that is fully integrated into public space.

+ Bus shelters

+ Payphones

+ Deploy a feed that can be incorporated into elevators, + POS cash registers, and other public information screens.

+ An public API that can be integrated into mobile web and web enabled set top / internet TVs Make all city services more accessible via these methods

+ Multilingual

+ systems for vision impaired New Yorkers

+ Include Schools SMS / Mobile notification system ( https://a858-nycnotify.nyc.gov/notifynyc/ )

+ location based targeting of NYC notify


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Idea No. 39