Portland (Or.) -- Politics and government -- Citizen participation, Community development -- Oregon
Public engagement specialist Tony Andersen, examines the state of the relationship between the government and the public and finds the relationship wanting. In his piece he examines new tools for public participation and channels for improving communication—always the first step on the path of reconciliation.
Andersen, T. "Rekindling the Public Romance: Rethinking Civic Engagement" Summer 2014. Metroscape, p. 6-12.