Community Involvement in the City of Longmont: It All Started with RVs

Community members of Longmont noted the increase in recreational vehicles and some were beginning to consider their presence in neighborhoods a nuisance. The city drafted a policy to control it and expected it to be adopted with no issues.  Instead, people poured out to oppose the ordinance.  Learn how the City created a strategic community involvement approach for decision making.

Amanda Nagl

Amanda Nagl

3 weeks ago

Playing Together Pays: Digital Engagement Transforms Parks and Recreation

Parks and recreation facilities are at the heart of community wellbeing. It’s universally acknowledged that successful parks and recreation projects demonstrate a living commitment to the communities that they serve. It therefore follows that these beloved habitats of community life have a duty to place the community at their core.  

Yamini Zerfas

Yamini Zerfas

2 months ago

Let’s Talk Rotorua! Manifesting values at the heart of engagement

Let’s Talk | Kōrero mai is the dedicated online engagement space of Rotorua Lakes Council, New Zealand, the local government body serving a diverse bicultural district with growing urban, rural, and lakeside communities. Over 2017-2018, the platform saw a significant rise in the number of visitors and participants having their say on a variety of […]

Sally Hussey

Sally Hussey

Yamini Zerfas

Yamini Zerfas

3 months ago

How the City of Casey built historic advocacy campaign success

In his recent webinar with Bang the Table, Sid Wynen reveals how the City of Casey crafted and delivered the Commit to Casey advocacy campaign, securing $1 billion and $3.6 billion in direct and indirect funding prior to the Victorian election. Drawing on his extensive experience in community engagement, advocacy, and public policy – and […]

Yamini Zerfas

Yamini Zerfas

10 months ago

How taking the conversation online transformed engagement in the City of Kingston, Ontario

Get Involved Kingston, the City of Kingston’s new engagement hub, has seen 6000 registered participants tuning in to have their say on local projects and priorities. Complementing the City’s offline participation opportunities, Get Involved Kingston’s online engagement has further opened up new dimensions in how the community and City staff talk about projects and ideas. […]

Yamini Zerfas

Yamini Zerfas

11 months ago

Speak up Fayetteville: Fayetteville’s new public engagement portal has plenty to talk about

Speak Up Fayetteville, the dedicated public engagement site for the City of Fayetteville, Arkansas, keeps the community coming back for more as a one-stop hub for a growing array of projects and involvement opportunities. Linda Deberry, Communications Program Manager, reveals that a centralized engagement tool, a strategic overlapping of projects timed to cross-pollinate participation, and […]

Yamini Zerfas

Yamini Zerfas

1 year ago

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