This is a guest post by Rebecca Wage, Customer Success Manager at Socrata. Context is key to accurately understand and leverage information. That’s why the team at the City of Williamsburg, Virginia, recently retooled the way they communicate and present their monthly operating reports. The goal? Improve transparency and engagement with their city council and residents.
Tag: public engagement
The tragic shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and staffers in Tucson at the beginning of this year began an onslaught of conversation about civil rhetoric in government. But in reality, it shouldn’t have taken such an event to bring light to the importance of democratic governance. Governance should affirm an active role for residents, community