“Budget Basics” Presentations – The Cincinnati Budget and Evaluation Office will provide educational sessions regarding the budget process at the following locations and times. You can pre-register for the events here:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/basicsignup
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center (5915 Ridge Road) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at Dunham Recreation Center (4356 Dunham Lane) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Evanston Recreation Center (3204 Woodburn Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Public Input Forums – A valuable part of the City budget process is receiving feedback from residents. There will be opportunities this fall to participate in the budget process at the following locations and times. You can pre-register for the events here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/pifsignup
Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Madisonville Recreation Center (5320 Stewart Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at Evanston Recreation Center (3204 Woodburn Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Price Hill Recreation Center (959 Hawthorne Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
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Don't let the title mislead you. Peter's intimate conversation with life, career and business coach CJ Liu is profound, touching and funny. Ostensibly a discussion of Peter's book Flawless Consulting, CJ says at the end, "We didn't talk about the book at all." Instead, the conversation ranged from personal transformation, integr […]
One of the reasons we may have so little productive citizen creativity at the local level is that people buy into the belief that the purpose of getting together is to deal with a problem. There is another purpose that is probably more important: engagement that mobilizes citizen creativity and contributions.
Transcription of John and Peter's September 12th conversation with YES! Magazine co-founder Sarah van Gelder on her 12,000-mile cross-country journey learning from people who were re-making America from the ground up and how it led to starting up a new project: PeoplesHub, an online space where communities can learn and share the skills of making powerf […]
YES! Magazine co-founder and editor at large Sarah van Gelder climbed into a 12-year-old, four-cylinder pickup truck and began a 12,000-mile journey to find out what people are doing in their communities about poverty, inequality, the climate crisis, and racism.
Transcription of John and Peter's July 25th conversation with Cormac Russell on his work with communities, agencies, NGOs and governments using ABCD and other strengths-based approaches in Kenya, Rwanda, Southern Sudan, South Africa, the UK, Ireland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Canada and Australia.
The CA Values Act (SB 54), authored by Pro Tem Senator Kevin Deleon, is a pending state bill that would curtail use of state and local resources from engaging in deportations and create safe spaces, including at schools, health facilities, and court houses. Our ally North Bay Jobs with Justice has let us know that […]
Our 5th annual all you can eat taco and dance party. Community Church of Sebastopol — 1000 Gravenstein Hwy N., Sebastopol, Calif. Saturday, August 19, 2017 — 6:00 -10:00 PM Live music with Los Ritmicos, and Brazilian Capoiera Performance