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CIOReview this week selected MetroQuest as a best-in-breed smart city technology solution for uplifting the way urban residents live, work, and communicate. We love to take the time to celebrate success at MetroQuest, both the success of our customers in achieving outstanding public engagement outcomes and our own success in delivering the best solutions for involving citizens in planning for better, more livable places. Today, we...

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LA Metro

Los Angeles County has embarked on an exciting public outreach effort to engage citizens in reimagining the bus system for the next generation. The current system hasn’t had a major update in 25 years but carries over 70% of LA Metro transit users. With over a million residents added, the County has become more vibrant with even more places to go and all new travel...

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Tara Crothers, MetroQuest

At MetroQuest, we take customer success very seriously. We’re simply passionate about great public engagement and love helping government agencies and their consulting firms build the best online experiences to engage citizens. In this post, we introduce you to one of our MetroQuest All Stars! Tara Crothers heads up the world-class Customer Success and Support team.  Tara, can you give us the 10,000-foot view of your role at MetroQuest? I run the Customer Success and Support department, meaning I’m involved in all things customer. I’m in charge...

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Soul 2018 Conference

Meet MetroQuest at SOUL 2018 Next Week Are you planning to attend SOUL 2018 next week?  Let’s plan to meet in Winnipeg at this year’s Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) National Conference. At SOUL 2018, the program will challenge all of us to reflect on what SOUL means to the Planning Community across Canada, to mesh practical with thoughtful, through the lens of this dynamic city...

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Minnesota Highway

Every year, the Transportation Research Board (TRB) searches for the best public involvement case studies for it’s popular “John and Jane Q. Public Competition.” This year, we are thrilled to share that the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) has taken home the grand prize for their innovative public involvement work on their Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan and the Minnesota 20-Year State Highway Investment Plan!   The agency used MetroQuest for online public engagement throughout the process, including the use of tablet-based engagement at innovative community events.   This year’s...

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Mike Walsh, MetroQuest

Welcome to the first of our new blog series entitled “Meet MetroQuest!” In this series, we’ll introduce the exceptional people who make up the MetroQuest team. We’re passionate about online public engagement, leading edge government technology, and delivering the best solutions to ensure citizens are involved in the planning of great cities. This blog series is a chance for us to celebrate our passionate people and their dedication.    In this first interview, we introduce...

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