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Public Involvement

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. What is Public Involvement?
  3. When Do You Involve the Public?
    1. Public involvement in the Tribe's Transportation Planning Process
  4. IV. What is Effective Public Involvement?
    1. Identify the Goals of Public Involvement
    2. Identify the "Public"
  5. What are the Most Important Considerations in Public Involvement?
    1. Audience
    2. Using Tribal Events Planned for Other Purposes as Public Involvement Opportunities
    3. Measures of Success
  6. What Techniques Can Be Used for Involving the Public?
    1. Public Hearings
    2. Public Notices
    3. Mailing Lists
    4. Public Information Materials
    5. Focus Groups
    6. Presentations
    7. Other Techniques and Strategies
    8. Success
  7. References
  8. Public Involvement Techniques
  9. Additional Sources of Information
Updated: 5/8/2015
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