Community Engagement in Government
Local, state, provincial and federal governments around the world are getting more people involved in planning projects, city development and community consultations through online engagement. Bringing the conversation online, government organizations can broaden their audience for a more complete sampling of public opinion. By empowering residents with an easy and secure way to participate online, organizations build community capacity and improve democracy as a whole.
“We have noticed, over the last few years, the need for a deeper conversation – beyond likes and shares – about issues facing the city. [EngagementHQ] provides the necessary tools. It’s conversational, timely, and easy-to-use.”
– Kent Wyatt, Tigard
Featured Government Projects by Area
See how government organizations around the world are using the EngagementHQ platform to create a dedicated online space for community engagement.
The City of Edina | US
Welcome to Better Together Edina, a site where we are listening to you — where you can have your say on various projects, programs and topics that affect you and your neighbors.
City of Kamloops | CA
Welcome to Let’s Talk Kamloops, the City of Kamloops’ online engagement site where you can contribute your ideas and feedback on City matters.
City of Vancouver | CA
Share your thoughts, shape your city. Follow and participate in engagement opportunities to help shape projects, policies and initiatives in your city.
City of Longmont | US
The City of Longmont encourages and welcomes its residents to be involved in all aspects of city government. Getting involved begins with a click.
Success Story: City of Eugene, Oregon
Digital Public Engagement Closes the Circle of Communications and Expands Reach.
For the City of Eugene, online public engagement was the missing piece that perfectly complemented their community outreach strategy. Learn how the city gained 7,818 registered users on their engagement platform.
Government Community Engagement Resources
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Assessing the Value of Digital Community Engagement
Efficiency, Risk, Cost and Trust
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Engagement 101: The Key Questions Answered
What is community engagement, how do you do it, why is it important and what are the benefits?
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