Austin is breaking up with paper.

Breaking up with paper means more than going paperless. Paper Census aims to identify and prioritize City of Austin services that reap the most benefits from a paperless transformation.

Digitizing paper-driven city services and day-to-day operations will improve access to services, slash costs, and create endless opportunities for data-informed decision-making.  

Paper Census will


the Austin community


existing paper processes


with experts and residents


researched and tested digital prototypes to City departments