Information to help local officials better understand how to get residents involved. Then, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian talks tools for getting public input, and the importance of engaging the public.
This tip sheet outlines general guidelines for increasing access to local government meetings and events for people with disabilities. It includes tips on effective communications, accommodations and timing and walker, cane, scooter and wheelchair access among other issues affecting community members with disabilities.
Ten principles that can serve as helpful indicators of effective and ethical public engagement practices, as well as guide city, county and other local officials in the design of public engagement processes and strategies.