Published on March 8, 2022
According to author and facilitator Bill Riddick, charrettes offer transformative opportunities for public engagement and policy-change.
Published on February 24, 2022
Often a small community struggles to avoid a “conflict of interest” situation – particularly hard because of its small size. But there are not any exceptions or special dispensation due to the size of a community.
Published on September 8, 2021
A Michigan Supreme Court ruling changes the timeline for a public body to fulfill FOIA requests.
Published on August 6, 2021
Referring to the continuum of public involvement before the next big community decision will help your local government design the most effective method for engaging the public.
The Great Lakes Leadership Academy is now accepting applications for the Leadership Advancement Program
Published on June 3, 2021
GLLA promotes positive change, economic vitality, resource conservation, and enhances the quality of life in Michigan by encouraging leadership for the common good.