August 2012 – January 2014 The PDC worked with the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (MROSD) to assist with a comprehensive, district-wide community engagement project. Over 1,000 people participated in conversations about how they envision the future of open space across three counties in the San Francisco Bay area. These included focus group discussions with […]
The PDC flagship civic engagement project developed over a five-year period involving close to 100 community events with residents, elected official and city staff. Divided into four phases, the first phase focused on identifying issues that were important to community members. After a series of interviews, facilitated group dialogue meetings, and large community forums, the final phase focused on institutionalizing dialogic forms of communication between and among City government, residents and demographic groups in the community.