My role at Strong Towns is to help the team out with doing social media, digital advertising and community building for the organization.
During the summer in 2015, I coordinated a comprehensive community engagement process with thousands of residents to “re-imagine” downtown Vancouver.
Here is an audio recording of my recent appearance on the Bill Good Show (CKNW 980) where the PlaceSpeak discussed the next generation of civic engagement.
In May 2010, a few months before he was elected mayor of Calgary, Naheed Nenshi spoke at TEDxCalgary on ‘Calgary 3.0.’ Using insights drawn from his work in business, entrepreneurship and social change—as well as modern GIS data—he explored the challenges of how a modern city grows, and what some of…
TransLink has developed a full, inclusive set of principles for community engagement to apply to all its plans and projects.
At it’s core, public consultation is based on the belief that those who are affected by a decision have a right to be involved in the process.
Engaging in public consultation that inspires trust, confidence and collaboration is crucial to the long-term success of our communities in the 21st century.