Try out the preview & give us your feedback!

We invite you to check out the preview release of PDX CitySync,
and to explore a collection of apps to help spark ideas about the platform
as a great resource for people who live, work, and play in the Greater Portland metropolitan area.
Get Started

CitySync gives residents and business owners a new, personalized way
to access local news, information, and events in and around Portland.

I am a...

  • Resident

    CitySync provides residents with a number of customizable features, from location-based news feed, transportation and transit alerts, community forums, and more! Here are a few examples of CitySync for Residents:

    PDX Democracy: Stay on top of upcoming City Council agenda topics, browse past Council session agendas and video, and share your ideas of how to make Portland an even greater city.

    Shop Local: Discover new businesses in your neighborhood, browse deals from local shops, and learn more about the stories behind the businesses you love.

    Portland Schools: Easily browse local school achievement data, including Adequate Yearly Progress reports, SAT score averages,
    and more.

    Have a great idea for a feature you'd love to see on CitySync? Submit it to CivicApps Ideas to share it with the community!

  • Business Owner

    CitySync provides local businesses with a tools to grow their business.

    Business Stats: Easily browse city-wide business statistics, including new business licenses, most popular business categories, and the number of new business licenses in your area.

    B2B Forums: Ask questions and connect to other business owners in the local community, and review and rate local B2B vendors.

    Tutorials and Resources: Browse a collection of business resources, from the city and our partners, to help you grow your business locally and online.

    Have a great idea for a feature you'd love to see on CitySync? Submit it to CivicApps Ideas to share it with the community!

  • Web Developer

    CitySync provides a great opportunity for civic-minded developers to participate in helping the community access open data and more through CitySync's application framework.

    Already have a great idea and ready to get started? Check out the developer docs to learn more about our application framework.

Interested in helping to make CitySync an amazing resource for
the greater Portland community? See how you can get involved below:

  • Share Ideas

    Have a great idea for a CitySync application? Click here to visit CivicApps and submit yours, as well as browse and vote on ideas shared by others!

  • Build Apps

    If you're a civic-minded web developer looking to help the greater Portland community, click here to browse ideas submitted by users to get ideas and see what's most wanted.

  • Stay Informed

    Sign up to get updates about CitySync, including progress, testing, launch dates, and more.

    Or, you can follow CitySync on Twitter & Google+ as well: