ClearStreets tracks Chicago's snow plows in real time by scraping data from the City of Chicago's Plow Tracker. By knowing where the plows are, we've figured out which streets have been plowed.
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:datamade/clearstreets-web.git cd clearstreets-web gem install bundler bundle unicorn
navigate to http://localhost:8080/
Deploy to Heroku
Heroku is a cloud hosting platform that can host small Ruby apps (among others) for free. Deploying is built on top of git, so it helps to be familiar with those commands. More info: https://devcenter.heroku.com/articles/git
$ heroku create name-of-your-app make sure all of your changes are committed $ git push heroku master
Errors / Bugs
If something is not behaving intuitively, it is a bug, and should be reported. Report it here: https://github.com/datamade/clearstreets-web/issues
Note on Patches/Pull Requests
- Fork the project.
- Make your feature addition or bug fix.
- Commit and send me a pull request. Bonus points for topic branches.
Copyright (c) 2015 Derek Eder, Forest Gregg and Juan-Pablo Velez. Released under the MIT License.
See LICENSE for details https://github.com/datamade/clearstreets-web/blob/master/LICENSE