This highly visual 45-minute webinar presents research findings, proven best practices, practical tips and award-winning case studies to guide agencies towards the successful application of online community engagement for planning projects. Participants walk away with an understanding about how to leverage digital engagement to achieve unprecedented results using cost-effective tools.
The webinar showcases a wide range of outstanding planning projects from Nevada, Colorado and Idaho. Our special guests from the City of Henderson, NV join us to talk about Southern Nevada Strong project, one of the most innovative and successful outreach efforts we’ve ever seen. As this year’s recipients of the APA National Award for Outstanding Public Outreach, they discuss the innovative ways they combined online and targeted face to face community engagement to involve over 70,000 community members to help plan the region. They also share advice for agencies seeking to improve the diversity and effectiveness of their community engagement efforts and talk about the positive difference that broad community support is making as they move forward.