Product Update: Instant Input Rollout Cities

Identify Issues of Concern to You - InstantInput

An Update on our Roadmap to Expand Citizen Engagement Nationwide  We recently relaunched the Instant Input citizen (community members) engagement web platform. The new Instant Input includes a streamlined and modernized UI and features claimed premium projects and unclaimed free projects. First, let’s touch on what we’re doing. Instant Input shares major projects on a […]

How to Participate in City Council Meetings

A city council meeting is a gathering of the elected officials who make up the governing body of a city or municipality. These meetings are typically open to the public and provide a forum for council members to discuss and make decisions about issues affecting the municipality they serve. The council may discuss a wide […]

Social Activism: What It Is and How to Get Involved

The roots of modern social activism lie in the 18th and 19th centuries with movements such as the abolition of slavery, women’s suffrage and labor rights. Social activism burst into the foreground in the 1960s with the Civil Rights movement and Vietnam anti-war protests becoming defining characteristics of a generation of Americans. Continuing into the […]

How to Get Involved in Local Government: Nine Ways to Contribute to Your Community

Introduction Ever wonder how a neighborhood park gets designed and constructed? Or who decides to install bike lanes in your city? It’s likely that your government representatives are actively working on dozens of projects to improve your community right now. This article will outline how governments function and what opportunities there are to get involved […]