From web apps to visualizations, Toronto’s open data is used to build some incredible tools, services, and projects. We’re lucky to have an engaged and diverse community, and we’re proud to show some of the best examples of where open data has been used to innovate solutions.

Mobile Apps

Cycle Now IOS Google Play

Created by Transit Now

Cycle Now is a free and easy to use app dedicated to improving your bike share experience. Key features include finding the nearest bike or dock (parking station) instantly, alerts if your station becomes full so you can re-route sooner, and a trip planner.

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Garbage Day

Created by RBC Ventures

Garbage day. Recycling day. Perks for any day. Garbage Day sends weekly reminders for garbage, recycling, yard waste, or even Christmas tree collection day.

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Recycle Wizard IOS

Created by Shuo Feng

Recycle Wizard helps you figure out how to dispose of waste responsibly with just one or two taps.

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Rocket Man IOS Google Play

Created by Avisinna

With Toronto’s most accurate arrival times, you can validate your wait time with a live countdown. To give you more peace of mind, you can even track where your bus is in real-time.

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SeeClickFix IOS Google Play

Created by SeeClickFix Inc

A 311 app that delivers service requests to governments around the world. Take a photo of that pesky pothole, give the location, add a description, and click submit to send your request to nearby service providers.

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Toronto Cycling App Google Play

Created by Brisk Synergies

Track your rides with GPS and help the City improve current cycling infrastructure and plan for future cycling investment! Trip information including purpose, route, date and time will be analyzed to assist in determining high demand corridors used by cyclists, identifying neighbourhood links and getting a better sense of how cyclists adapt to changes to cycling infrastructure over time.

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Transit App Google Play iOS

Created by Transit App, Inc.

Transit is your real-time urban travel companion. Navigate your city’s public transit system with accurate real-time predictions, simple trip planning, step-by-step navigation, service disruption notifications, and departure and stop reminders… all presented in a clear, bold interface. Public transport not cooperating? Easily request an Uber, Lyft or VIA, or grab the closest bikeshare.

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Transit Now Google Play iOS

Created by Transit Now – Bus & Bike

Never miss your bus or streetcar with real-time vehicle tracking. All features 100% free. Transit Now… Not Later!

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MonTransit Google Play

Created by MTransit Apps

MonTransit effortlessly brings the most relevant transit information to you, including buses, ferries, subways, streetcars & trains schedules (offline & real-time),bike stations availability, service alerts & the latest news from agencies web sites and blogs.

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Toronto API iOS

Created by Jeff Choi

Toronto API is an app that facilitates browsing the Toronto Open Data catalogue. Toronto Open Data is an initiative by the City of Toronto government in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It provides a royalty-free licence to use, modify, and distribute the datasets in all current and future media and formats. Use the app to easily search, save, and share the datasets you want!

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InspectNest Alert

Created by InspectNest

InspectNest is a service that helps homeowners keep track of their home maintenance, garbage collection schedule, and property valuation. It uses Open Data Toronto’s Solid Waste Collection Schedule

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