“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.
Transcription of John and Peter's May 8, 2018 conversation with Thom Allena about his work in getting justice out of courthouses and into neighborhoods. Thom is a community and organizational psychologist who for nearly thirty-five years has worked in the fields of community and restorative justice, applying creative approaches to respond to crime, viol […]
While many institutions are interested in enabling neighborhoods, they tend to focus on interventions and see convening as a means to their ends. An even more productive function could be to act as a neutral convener.
How do we create a culture, a way of being together that affirms our relatedness? Peter talks with Nicole Farkouh about visionary leadership, personal versus communal transformation and building community in organizations, neighborhoods and beyond.
Movements are a powerful response to the corporate, technological, militaristic and ideological forces that are harmful to life. Yours would benefit from your peaceful presence and wholehearted participation.
Institutions can enable citizen action if they can be a precipitant rather than a programmatic intervener. A precipitating action avoids defining for neighbors what should be done, how it should be done and who should do it. Instead, it acts to precipitate citizens performing these three actions.
The leader in the drug-use harm elimination movement, Ann Livingston talks about her work as a community organizer dedicated to working at the local, regional and national levels to improve the lives of people who use illegal drugs.
Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users (VANDU) co-founder Ann Livingston talks about the successes and setbacks in establishing Insite, Vancouver's supervised injection site and the only one of its kind in North America.
SACRAMENTO — How do you get a landlord to endorse a proposal to limit rent increases? Yong Her, a 39-year-old bookkeeper, was one of 40 or so organizers who considered the question on a recent afternoon. The group had gathered in a conference room here to discuss strategies for getting people of various backgrounds, incomes […]
By Loretta Carpio Carr | Voices of the New Majority — In the late 1960’s the world was in turmoil, much as it is today. American’s youth propelled the anti-war movement, marched for civil rights and women’s rights, and formed groups that sought to establish unity and self-determination. One such group was MEChA, Movimiento Estudiantil […]