Engagement

[INSIGHTS] Are You Getting Spooked by Public Engagement?

If you feel like you’re facing increasing tensions in your public engagement processes, you’re not alone. Across the country the climate of public discourse has been shifting dramatically. It’s getting spooky out there. Planners and public engagement practitioners working for government agencies increasingly find themselves on the front lines of highly polarized debates. Are [...]

By |2018-10-29T13:14:57+00:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement|0 Comments

[WEBINAR] 10 Tips for Successful Online Engagement Every Time

Transportation agencies of all kinds, from DOTs to MPOs and transit agencies, face many challenges when it comes to public involvement. This new webinar recording showcases three case studies that together create a framework for successful online community engagement that can be easily followed by others. You’ll learn about a creative county, an innovative MPO, [...]

By |2018-11-23T09:28:36+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Engagement, News, Webinars|0 Comments

[SUCCESS] MaineDOT Launches MetroQuest Survey for Its 2050 Long Range Transportation Plan

We’re excited to celebrate the launch of a new MetroQuest Site! The Maine Department of Transportation (DOT) is inviting residents to provide public input for the State’s Long Range Transportation Plan Update. The results from this survey will help shape the future of transportation across Maine through to 2050, with a focus on providing [...]

By |2018-10-01T15:03:12+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Engagement, News, Success|0 Comments

[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 |2018-10-25T09:18:51+00:00September 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 |2019-02-06T12:07:09+00:00September 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 |2019-01-15T13:14:53+00:00September 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+00:00August 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+00:00June 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+00:00June 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+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Best practices, Engagement, Webinars|1 Comment