Apps for Metro Chicago Illinois Competition Launched
June 24, 2011 | From the field

The first ever regionally-based open government software challenge — Apps for Metro Chicago Illinois — was launched in Chicago. With $50,000 in support from MacArthur for developer awards and access to nearly 200 data sets from Chicago and the region, the competition is designed to spur the creation of thousands of new web applications to help improve the lives of residents in the Chicago area.

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