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League of Women Voters Day
Units - Units on Schools
Tracking Federal Funds in the Thickets of City Finance
They Earn $ for League
Update: Appointed Boards and Commissions
Nominating Committee Report
Proposed Budget - 1979-80
MODEL OF CITIZEN PARTICIPATION BASED ON AMOUNT OF CONTROL CITIZENS HAVE1
The elected Neighborhood Boards may fit into the "degrees of tokenism" of the model above. A future Voter will provide some insights.
According to the table below, among the well-known means for citizens to be involved, the "public hearing" has advantages for the staff of the agency which requires some input. Neighborhood Boards may fit into the category of "advisory committees" in many ways.
VARIABLES IN THE APPLICATION OF SOME WELL-KNOWN CITIZEN PARTICIPATION TECHNIQUES 1/
* Can vary from Low to High depending upon situation.
1/ Citizen Participation Handbook, 1976, prepared by Div. of Community and Organization Development, University of Washington.
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