TRB 2016 Blue Ribbon Committee
16th National Transportation Planning Applications Conference

All Inclusive Approach to Community Engagement

Corresponding Author: Paul Black, Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO)

Presented By: Genevieve Rubrecht, Paul Black, WSP


Effective community engagement is more complex today than it was only a few years ago. For plans and programs of all sizes and types, a comprehensive approach to public engagement is critical. New techniques, such as pop-up events, comment videos, and social media should be implemented to complement traditional tools, such as public meetings, in order to effectively engage the public, manage controversies and develop strategic communication plans.


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