• In Support of Making Santa Cruz More Awesome!

    Dear Members of the Santa Cruz City Council, I am writing you in support of the Santa Cruz Way-finding Proposal assembled by Crystal Birns. The character of the city of Santa Cruz is its most valuable asset. People travel from far and wide to have a taste of this precious city. In a down economy, our best bet is to play to our strengths. We can do this by making it easier for people to […]

  • GOV 2.0 Expo Showcase Award

    Today our good friend Peter Koht, the Santa Cruz City Economic Development Coordinator, presented our work at GOV 2.0 Expo.  We’re proud to announce that we won one of five Showcase awards for the Santa Cruz City Budget Website. What started as a volunteer weekend WordPress project to help the City of Santa Cruz address the budget deficit has transformed into an adventure. Partnering with UserVoice and Rob Knight Shane, Peter, and Brandon Jones produced […]