Engagement

[WEBINAR] Online Public Engagement Playbook with Austin Department of Transportation

Austin, America’s #1 boomtown, is a leader in many areas and now they can add online public engagement to the list! This webinar video is your chance to learn best practices from one of the top online public engagement case studies we’ve seen in 2018. Find out how the City of Austin engaged 5,100+ [...]

By | 2018-09-24T10:27:30+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Categories: Engagement, News, Webinars|0 Comments

[CONFERENCE] Ask MetroQuest About MPO Public Involvement Trends at AMPO

Are you attending the 2018 AMPO Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas next week? If yes, please visit the MetroQuest team! As Silver Sponsors this year, we’ve got lots in store ... including the latest trends in public involvement. While Metropolitan Planning Organizations are mandated to involve the public in transportation planning, their outreach [...]

By | 2018-09-18T10:27:34+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Categories: Conferences, Engagement, News|0 Comments

[AWARD] MetroQuest Named a Top 20 Most Promising Smart City Solution

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 [...]

By | 2018-09-06T17:45:38+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Categories: Awards, Engagement|0 Comments

[SUCCESS] Los Angeles County and Arellano Launch New MetroQuest Transit Survey

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 [...]

By | 2018-09-24T16:06:47+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Success|0 Comments

[AWARD] MetroQuest Celebrates TRB Winner – Congratulations MnDOT!

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 [...]

By | 2018-08-27T10:42:38+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Categories: Awards, Best practices, Engagement|0 Comments

[MEET METROQUEST] Mike Walsh, Chief-Executive-Officer

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 [...]

By | 2018-08-27T10:42:48+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Meet MetroQuest|0 Comments

[WEBINAR] Optimizing Online Engagement with MetroQuest

Watch this new video to learn how online public engagement can be optimized for your transportation or urban planning projects! Online tools are a critical part of the public engagement tool box. This video will help you optimize your online engagement for the best results. MetroQuest has become the most widely used online public engagement [...]

By | 2018-08-28T15:57:48+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Webinars|0 Comments

[WEBINAR] Best in Show: Public Participation at APA NPC18

Get the key takeaways and discover new insights from 34 sessions on public engagement at APA NPC18! Did you miss some of the 34 fabulous sessions on public participation at APA's 2018 National Planning Conference in New Orleans? This fast paced 30-minute webinar features insights from three planning veterans freshly back from the conference. Join [...]

By | 2018-08-28T14:46:24+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Webinars|0 Comments

[INSIGHTS] Gartner Advises Citizen Engagement is Critical

At last month’s Gartner Symposium and ITxpo, Gartner explained why citizen engagement is critical to the success of smart cities. Making a city smart goes beyond optimizing traffic patterns and parking availability. Today, smart city planning is much less about technology and much more about people. "The way forward is a community-driven, bottom-up approach [...]

By | 2018-09-06T17:33:31+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement|0 Comments

[WEBINAR] Public Involvement – How TxDOT Engages Beyond Meetings

Hear from TxDOT as we explore how the agency extends its public involvement mission via interactive engagement. Getting meaningful public involvement on transportation projects is challenging. The public are not planners … yet they care about local congestion, mobility, and safety. Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how the Texas Department of Transportation embraces innovation [...]

By | 2018-08-28T14:22:43+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Webinars|0 Comments