If you work at a local government, you probably know how challenging it can be to align internal departments and also get buy-in from the public when making budget decisions.
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The Citizen Budget online budget simulator is a powerful tool that helps municipalities align stakeholders and assess resident satisfaction with current service levels. It builds better community relations, educates residents and solicits their feedback on budget consultations.
A community builder with a background in finance. Bradley enjoys discussing the various ways local governments can use technology to educate the public and align them behind meaningful action. Building trust between municipal staff, council, and their residents.
Meagan is a Local Government Liaison at eDemocracy Solutions, and spends her days connecting with communities across Canada. She loves discussing challenges, and problem solving with municipal representatives as they work towards their budgeting goals, and strive to create more livable, sustainable, and engaged communities.
Andrea leads Communications and Outreach at eDemocracy Solutions. She is devoted to using digital tools to reach out to people to create awareness and motivate them to take action to solve some of our world's biggest issues.
In this session, you will learn about three online tools that are helping local governments align internal stakeholders and engage the public, empowering them to develop highly-supported budget plans and build healthier, stronger communities.
It is not always easy to move projects forward when there are numerous departmental stakeholders involved. We are going to unveil the best ways to make better internal decisions, faster.
Involving the public has a variety of benefits, such as assessing resident satisfaction, providing perspective into the difficult decisions that councils face, and informing and increasing awareness surrounding the city’s budgeting process.
Over one hundred cities have benefited from using the Citizen Budget tool. Get motivated with insights from a diverse array of budgeting case studies which will explore the cutting edge of public and stakeholder engagements.