Productive Ways To Engage In Building A Better Community

Getting a Response From Local Leaders

This post is for anyone who might feel at times that voting doesn’t matter or that there isn’t much you can do to influence how things happen in your community. There is a myriad of ways of getting involved in making a difference. This article from Strongtowns nicely enumerates a range of approaches. Of note, the author also points out three commonly-seen approaches that do not work and only serve to drive negativity.
Read the article here.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.