Innovations in Community Wellbeing Metrics

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How do you use metrics to not only drive change, but increase civic engagement from community members? Two organizations are partnering to make metrics part of a story that community members feel invested in and can relate to. Dark Matter Labs and the David Suzuki Foundation are collaborating on a program in Canada where communities […]

Invigorating Local Democracy with David Pepper

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David Pepper is the author of two books on Democracy at the local and state level.  David served as the Chair of the Ohio Democratic Party, teaches election and voting rights law and is a frequent contributor on many news outlets.   David has a wonderful way of explaining how our lack of attention to local […]

Engaging Residents in Local Democracy with Richard Young

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Richard Young is the Founder of CivicLex, a civic health organization that educates and engages Lexington, Kentucky residents in local democracy.  CivicLex has done amazing work getting residents engaged. We first connected to Richard after reading an article he wrote for Next City.  (link below) Richard will share a bit about his work and then […]