Welcome to CivicParent

A fiscal literacy platform in Jersey City, NJ. I share as I learn & invite others to learn along with me.

CivicParent #OpenData Project

Dig into property tax data by county, town, & year

Featured: Mapping Abatements in Jersey City

Quantifying & visualizing Jersey City's tax abatement subsidy

Featured Post: Fulop-Era Abatements

Mapping Jersey City's Abatements by Project Type & Ward

#GetCivic with Fiscal literacy

in Jersey City & NJ

Public School Funding

Property Taxes

Abatements - the Civic Parent Series

Property Revaluation - the Civic Parent Series

Civic Maps

#OpenData - Civic/Tech Sandbox

Lifting up community

from Jersey City's November 20th Payroll Tax Hearing

On November 20th, dozens of parents, teachers, and members of community spoke on the record about what the public schools meant to them. About concerns, questions, and hopes for new priorities for our public schools.
These are their voices.

Learn more about the meeting here.