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Jan. 20, 2016 7:49 am

New Jersey civic hackers, rejoice: Code for Trenton is now a thing

Brought to you by a trio of Jersey-based civic hackers.

Open source as fuck.

(Photo by Flickr user Glenn Beltz, used under a Creative Commons license)

You know about Code for Philly, the civic hacking group that’s making its way from casual meetup to fully-fledged nonprofit.

Now meet Code for Trenton.

Code for Trenton

Trenton, NJ
34 Civic Hackers

We are a group of Trenton residents and students passionate about bettering our community by developing multimedia projects and encouraging a new generation of Trenton residen…

Check out this Meetup Group →

Code for Trenton is run by Kerrin McLaughlin, a design student at The College of New Jersey, Adam Porroni, a criminology master’s student at Penn, and Steve Chernoski, a teacher who wrote and directed a movie called New Jersey: The Movie.

Here’s a full map of Code for America brigades (both official and unofficial) in the U.S. and abroad.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes became Technical.ly's associate editor after reporting on the Philadelphia tech scene for four years. She's co-president of the Asian American Journalists Association Philadelphia chapter and a two-time Philadelphia News Award winner for "Community Reporting of the Year." The Bryn Mawr College grad lives in West Philly, likes her food spicy and wears jumpsuits often.

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