Noel Hatch replied to the topic What Are Your Top 3 Suggestions to Improve Government in 2013? in the forum Miscellaneous 6 years, 7 months ago
Agree, this is a great idea. I would add mentoring between local community and public servants who work in the neighbourhood. Being used where I live – called “the workshop” where people can drop in, have a cuppa, share their ideas on what the council should be doing, initiatives they’re working on – whether they’re from the council or from…[Read more]
Noel Hatch replied to the topic Is Your City Using Open Data to Keep Residents Cool? in the forum Career Advancement 8 years ago
I was just writing a post on how people can use #opendata on our services and activities for the summer, but hadn’t thought of keeping cool, have just updated my post as we have various types of data that could help keep people cool like parks, leisure centre or swimming pool data. We’ve had developers create visualisations of where you can cycle…[Read more]
Noel Hatch replied to the topic Expired Contest- What’s Your One Idea to Use Social Media to Improve Gov’t Operations. in the forum Miscellaneous 10 years ago
We know from experience that as citizens, we often feel powerless when there is a lack of information, but with the amount of content on the web, we don’t necessarily feel more informed. We also know that social media tools have the potential to dramatically change the way people interact and behave, but with the number of these applications…[Read more]
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