Chicago residents can now send pictures and photos from their cell phones when contacting 911. We’re the first city in the country to offer the service. The full article is here: http://goo.gl/S98YN
It’s not the most Gov 2.0 thing that’s ever been done, but it is a cool use of mobile technology. I think we’ll be seeing more from Chicago in terms of Gov 2.0 given everything that the transition team is doing in terms of getting citizen input. Yesterday the Government Budget and Reinvention Committee met at Google’s Chicago office. Sign of things to come perhaps?
*cough* #govmaddness votes *cough* *cough*