New York City publishes a collection of FREE mobile apps, including for restaurant cleanliness grades, where to get free condoms, vendors who participate in the discount Made in NY program, even how to get ready for an emergency and pay your water bill.
Here’s what’s free to download, in IOS and Android versions, to help you negotiate NYC and save time and money, courtesy of the NYC government:
ABC Eats: Find restaurant grades and inspection reports for restaurants in NYC.
CalCutter: Calculate the estimated calories per serving for your recipes.
NYC Condom: Find free condoms no matter where you are in New York City.
Ready NYC: Learn how to make an emergency plan before disaster strikes.
NYC Events: Search for permitted events and get directions & driving information.
My DEP: Pay your DEP water and sewer bill and track your water usage.
NYC 311: Find government services or report service requests to 311.
These free NYC apps are available only for IOS devices:
MiNY Discount Vendors: Find vendors who participate in the “Made in NY” Discount Program.
NYC Media: Watch shows about food, activities, and things to do in the city.
NYC Stuff Exchange: Find places to donate, buy, or sell gently used goods.