With advances in technology and a shift towards listening culture across every industry (including government), it has never been easier or, indeed, more imperative to involve citizens in the city planning process. The digital ecosystem makes it easy to collaborate with citizens anywhere and those programs and turning to citizens in the planning process offers municipalities a few key advantages, like accelerating the pace of change, minimizing risk, and improving a city overall.
Learn how cities can benefit from citizen dialogues by reading
- Potential problems that can be solved by the crowd
- The advantages of crowdsourcing solutions
- Trends that support the use of crowdsourcing city planning