Information Technology

Flour Exchange Building
310 4th Ave South, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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Digital Inclusion

Fix-It Tech Events Scheduled through April 2015Fix-It Tech Image-Thank You Partners

A free community technology education event providing computer hardware repair, education and tech support. 

Share the Fix-It Tech flyer and contact Elise Ebhardt with questions or to volunteer.

Highlights from Oak Park event on February 27- Thank you volunteers and supporters!

IT is developing the Fix-It Tech events with community partners in response to the Minneapolis Community Technology survey results and our experiences working with residents on their technology needs. The 2014 survey results show that residents overall are not very comfortable troubleshooting computer problems, installing software or backing up files, or protecting themselves online.

2014 Community Technology Survey - See highlights, Ward summaries and the full report.

The City's IT Vision includes a component for addressing the digital divide in Minneapolis: All City residents, institutions and businesses will have the tools, skills and motivation to gain value from the digital society. Our residents and businesses need to be equipped to effectively compete with others around the world—to be smarter, more creative, more knowledgeable, and more innovative. Leveraging technology is a necessary ingredient of success.

2014 Digital Inclusion Progress

Digital Inclusion Framework 

Outreach Materials

See also: Data and Reports

Contact Elise Ebhardt, 612-673-2026 for more information or to get involved.

Last updated Mar 9, 2015