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Want to Engage Your Community in City Council Meetings? Think Starbucks

Jackie Ramirez

The whole point of a city council or school board meeting is to gather council and board members with the community to talk about what's working and what's not working in the community/school, right? But fewer Americans are attending these meetings, it can't mean that everyone is happy with the way things are. So how do we revitalize local government meetings to get more citizens to attend and collaborate?

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