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Staying Current with Local Government

What does civic engagement mean to you? There are many ways to become involved in politics at the local level, but it can be challenging to identify opportunities. This workshop examines civic engagement and gives a brief overview of municipal government in British Columbia. Learn how to navigate sources like city websites, budgetary documents, bylaws, and open data, as well as local news sources, focusing on the City of Vancouver. Discover ways that you can become more civically engaged in your community.

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Location:
*ONLINE*

If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility needs please email susan.paterson@ubc.ca or joe.melanson@ubc.ca.

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This event is online. Registrants receive the link 24 hours before the event. Registration closes at the same time.
Date:
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audience:
  All UBC Students     Community     Graduate     Staff  
Categories:
  Research Commons  
Presenter(s):
Susan Paterson & Joe Melanson

Registration is required. There are 98 seats available.

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Presenter(s)

Susan Paterson & Joe Melanson

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