Policy for today, tomorrow, and whatever comes next

We’re a new team that’s collecting data and developing policy to support Austin’s design and technology transformation

Building on the successes of Austin’s Strategic Direction 2023, Digital Inclusion Program, and Office of Design & Delivery, we’re working across departments to develop a baseline for services across the city and create new policies, certifications, and training opportunities to deliver on our goals.

What we're working on

City Services Inventory

We’re developing an open and comprehensive inventory of City services, including assessments of the accessibility, usability, and strategic alignment of each service

Iterative, User-Centered Policy

We’re piloting a new approach to developing policy, training, and certifications for accessibility, user research, and digital services infrastructure

Join our team

We're currently hiring for the following positions:

Policy Fellow

Policy Fellowships are full-time, paid opportunities for a diverse range of experts in data collection, usability analysis, accessibility analysis, policy analysis, and community engagement to help us build an open and comprehensive inventory of City services and develop iterative, user-centered policy to ensure accessibility and usability across City services in the years to come.

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