Data Mine

The Data Mine can be found at You are required to use at least one data set from the Data Mine in your application. NYCEDC and DoITT coordinated with over 40 City agencies and commissions to provide the datasets, with 15 new city agencies, including the Department of Environmental Protection, School Construction Authority and Campaign Finance Board, participating in DataMine for the first time. Public safety information and City budget data, taxi and limousine trip data, complaints to the Department of Buildings, and DOT real time traffic volume data are included, among many others.

2009 Winners and Entrants

There were over 80 apps submitted as part of last year's competition. We encourage you to check out the 2009 NYC BigApps Winners and Entrants.


Please email us at if you have questions about the competition. Also make sure to view the Frequently Asked Questions.