May 2018 – Please join the Planning Commission for our next Info BBQ in the Plan Hillsborough Room on the 18th floor of County Center on Friday, May 11 at noon. Community engagement is a vital component of any planning project. This interactive session focuses on key principles that lead to successful online community engagement. Topics include: Global trends in online engagement; the role of social media for planning in today’s world; target setting and measurement; how to choose the right tool for different stages in the planning process; dealing with outrage and trolling; and creating a holistic engagement strategy for your project that merges online engagement with traditional in-person approaches.
No need to bring your bag lunch to this FREE event. Thank you to Bang the Table for graciously providing lunch for all participants! A demonstration of Bang the Table’s online community engagement tools will follow the presentation for those interested.