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We the People: How to Work With Your Local Government

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Presenter: Robert O'Neill, Jr.

Subject: Civic Engagement, Community Building, Government

Presented in: 2010

In Partnership with the International City/County Managers Association (ICMA)

This session explores how to effectively engage with local government officials to create change in your community — not just with elected officials, but with senior appointed officials and line staff. How do you approach local government leaders? What makes for an effective presentation? What techniques are local governments initiating themselves for citizen engagement? And, what are the pressing issues in local government today in which the community should engage?