Mobile Gov for Independence Day!

Gearing up for the Fourth? Here are some anytime, anywhere government apps that can help make celebrating the United States easier and more fun.

  • If you’re worried about the weather you can check out the National Weather Service mobile website. If the heat is a concern, the OSHA Heat Index Safety Tool will tell you the heat index of your location and list the precautions you need to take in order to stay safe.
  • Grilling out or having a picnic? Use Ask Karen from USDA to get answers to all food safety questions at anytime.
  • Are you traveling somewhere? Make sure to use myTSA for an easier flying experience. Still in the planning stage? Check out the State Department’s Smart Traveler to help plan your itinerary and organize your trip.
  • Exploring the national capital region? The National Park Service’s National Mall app to visit some of the most historical sites in the US.

Browse all of the free apps on the Apps Gallery to find whatever might help you have a better holiday! Happy Independence Day!