A lot happened last month in April. Chi Hack Night turned five! And the City of Chicago Data Portal got a major facelift.
This is a mini tutorial on how to start creating a civic tech app using the City of Chicago Data Portal.
How to get an API Key
Go to https://data.cityofchicago.org/
How to find API documentation on any dataset
Go to the data set you want to create an app for. In this case the Alternative Fuel Locations – Chicago