Democracy at the Local Level: Resident Engagement Webinar

May 18, 2021 2:00PM - 3:00PM


Contact: Eric Walcott

Democracy at the Local Level: Resident Engagement

Join us for a presentation by Debra Horner, of the University of Michigan Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) as she discusses findings from their research into the functioning of democracy at the local level, in particular, local leaders views on the role their residents should play in the local decision-making process. CLOSUP’s “The Functioning of Democracy at the Local Level” report summarizes findings from the Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS) of local elected and appointed officials in Michigan. This webinar will present an overview of the report, with an emphasis on citizen engagement and public participation in local government decision-making.

Join us on May 18 to hear from: 
  • Debra Horner, University of Michigan Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

WHEN: May 18, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. ET

This program is an online webinar. The webinar link will be sent out following registration. The webinar will be recorded and the recording will be sent out to everyone who registers. 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Elected and appointed officials at all levels of local government, as well as interested local government staff and residents.

COST: Free

Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments

This webinar is part of the Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments series. For information on this webinar series, or to view previous webinars, visit the program page: https://www.canr.msu.edu/current_issues_affecting_michigan_local_governments_webinar_series/index. If you have suggestions for future webinar topics, please email them to Eric Walcott (walcott3@msu.edu).

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Eric Walcott

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