June 20, Thurs. - Wigle Barrelhouse Meet and Greet

Come with questions for reporters, ideas for future PublicSource stories or just to hang out with the team.

Register here for a $10 ticket that includes food from Sprezzatura and one drink.

Join PublicSource at OpenStreetsPGH from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, June 30 and Sunday, July 28

Stop by to have your picture taken in the custom filter used in our 'We the Public' campaign. You get a free print and digital image.

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Citizen's Toolkit: A Guide to Affordable Housing in Pittsburgh

Join PublicSource contributor Meg St-Esprit to learn a condensed history of housing in Pittsburgh, the current concerns for affordability in the metro area and what options are available. You will also get a chance to learn about PublicSource’s new initiative to cover ins and outs of development called Develop PGH.

We are holding four sessions throughout July. Click below on any to register.

Sat. July 6, 2019 — 2-4 p.m.
Mon. July 15, 2019 — 6-8 p.m.
Sat. July 20, 2019 — 2-4 p.m.
Sat. July 27, 2019 — 2-4 p.m.

On-demand Citizen’s Toolkit classes

PublicSource offers Citizen’s Toolkit classes on the topics of:

  • Detecting fake news
  • Obtaining and using data about your community
  • Design theory and open-source tools
  • Understanding data about schools and school districts

Contact if your group is interested in scheduling a class. The fee for one class is $250; package deals may be negotiated and scholarships are available.