8 ways AI is changing the way local governments do business
Local governments are turning more frequently, and in an increasingly broad variety of ways, to artificial intelligence. These eight examples show just how great an impact AI is making in the lives of people around the world.
Ten local government chatbots that are making a difference
The list of local government chatbot names grows by the day, as municipalities and county governments keep finding new ways to utilize this cyber workforce to improve services and reduce costs.
Podcast Ep. 71: Siddy Holloway, London Transport Museum
In this episode, Olivia is joined by Siddy Holloway who is Hidden London Engagement Manager for London Transport Museum and presenter of Secrets of the London Underground. She details how London is sharing its public transit stories and highlighting the topic of mobility.
5 Lessons from Lancaster’s fresh spin on local government
Through its focus on equity, collaborative teams, and community engagement, Lancaster has emerged as a leader in local government management.
DC finds partner to engage in more playful engagement
Josh Silver, from the DC Office of Planning and Dr. Benjamin Stokes Founder of the Playful City Lab at American University talk about their collaborative work to bring more playfulness into community engagement and share some examples of their work in action.
U.S. Census: A tool for citizen engagement
Innovators Stephanie Reid, Executive Director Philly Counts 2020, Melissa Bird, Executive Director, District Census 2020 and Michael Baskin, an advisor to the Foundation for Civic Leadership, team up with Govlaunch to share strategies for effective census engagement and how this process may be the gateway to establishing robust citizen engagement overall.
Citizen Engagement Part 6: Want a better civic experience?
Clay County, FL looks to Granicus for full suite citizen engagement from online services to communications
Clay County, FL
Citizen Engagement Part 5: Surveys and benchmarking them
Eden Prairie, MN relies on Polco's technology bolstered by National Research Center (NRC) survey science team resources for increased survey engagement and benchmarking.
Eden Prairie, MN
GIS mapping is the cure to data overload
Now more than ever, local governments see the need to harness data. The smart ones are putting this data to use through mapping and visualization tools to better understand it and engage with residents.
Citizen Engagement Part 3: Inclusive community dialogues
Portland, ME and the Calgary Board of Education share their experiences with Civil Space to engage their communities and stakeholders and how Civil Space's robust feature set and forward looking roadmap are enabling them to scale their engagement efforts.
Citizen Engagement Part 1: Flexible citizen friendly tools
Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council in the UK shares their use case with Bang the Table's EngagementHQ for creative and meaningful engagement during the pandemic and beyond.
Cheshire West and Chester Council, GB
Citizen Engagement 101: A Guide for Local Governments
This guide has been provided by Govlaunch in partnership with Granicus and shares industry insights around effective strategies for citizen engagement, inspired by the Govlaunch community and with support from Granicus - an industry leader in full suite citizen engagement.