Durham Born Exhibit Interactive Prototyping

The Museum of Durham History is installing an exhibit on Durham’s historic hospitals (Watts, Lincoln, and Duke) in the Health and Human Services building (414 E Main). The exhibit contains text and images, and the MoDH is interested in prototyping an interactive element that will allow people who were born in these hospitals to show their Durham pride.

The exhibit started out at the History Hub, where staff and volunteers noticed that a lot of visitors proudly declared that they were born in these hospitals. As it makes its way into the community, the MoDH wants to nurture that pride…

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Bike Safety Application Prototyping

Git Hub

Bike Safety App Memo (background and more details)

**Project Management Waffle Site

Problem

Isidro Razo, 49, was the latest bike rider to die on his way to work in Durham on May 25 on Angier Avenue. That makes four bike-related victims in the past 6 months in Durham. Despite deadly and risky biking conditions in Durham, the transition to a more bike-friendly community is slow and infrastructure budgets are not being accelerated. Policy makers…

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NC Connect Prototyping

A platform that makes it easy for communities to publish and maintain a database of services, and allows developers to build impactful applications that serve residents.

The platform consists of:

  1. A RESTful API

  2. An Admin site for updating and adding services

  3. A geo-aware website that makes it easy to locate services of interest and ner-by