A good leader cannot get too far ahead of his followers.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Civic Engagement

Civic engagement provides a deliberate process for community participation in government policy development and decision making.

Benefits

  • Creates constructive course of action for controversial issues
  • Provides enhanced educational and informational opportunities
  • Encourages broader community contribution and understanding
  • Deepens individual investment and long-term participation
  • Builds ongoing relationships and personal accountability
  • Support better project planning, implementation, and sustainability