So what lessons did we learn from conducting numerous Civic Superhero Training events? Here are my top pieces of advice for engaging with your community.
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Our communities are full of caring, motivated people. So how can we facilitate their origin stories? How can we empower our local heroes with what they need to make an impact on our communities?
What the community really wants to know is how their input was incorporated into the project. Here are some practical ways to visualize community feedback.
As a government communications pro, you could be called to serve as your agency’s public information officer at a moment’s notice. Stay prepared for anything with these tips and checklists.
Thanks to its hyperlocal niche, Nextdoor is getting more attention from people who work in public service and government communications.
The city of Buffalo, New York’s “Operation Clean Sweep” program uses a proactive governance approach to engage with the community. Equally important, Buffalo illustrates that 311 is much more than just a number.
Where do you start when you decide to become a smart city? For Austin, one of the first steps is going paperless.
A smart city needs a government that keeps pace with technology advances. This article identifies 3 steps you can take to become a smarter city!
Having an effective social media strategy not only means having clear goals for the content you share, but also a plan to assess whether or not that content is getting you the results you desire.
Even if a connection between Pokémon Go and your organization’s work seems tenuous or non-existent, you can’t ignore how the game is captivating many people in your local community.