May 27, 2011
The Civic Commons received mention in the Plain Dealer related to participation at the Global Cleveland Summit on Wednesday May 25, 2011. Global Cleveland launched the initiative with the goal of attracting 100,000 new Clevelanders. The Civic Commons partnered with Global Cleveland to continue the conversations online and we even attracted new users. These conversations are featured on the Global Clevleand issue page. Please check them out and contribute to the conversation!
May 13, 2011
Amy Hanauer of Policy Matters Ohio highlights The Civic Commons in The Nation for the April panel discussion and forum "Cut, Tax or Change: The Kasich Budget".
Missed the forum? See what Amy's talking about and join the conversation.
January 27, 2011
The Civic Commons was mentioned in this Sound of Ideas broadcast discussing how regionalism and government collaboration in Northeast Ohio could contribute to progress in our corner of the state.
January 06, 2011
Three different news outlets (the Akronist, Akron Beacon Journal and WKSU) reported on The Civic Commons' first ever "Mobile Town Hall", an event which allowed citizens to speak one-on-one with Dave Lieberth, Deputy Mayor of Akron using Skype at the Akron Public Library.
November 10, 2010
Dan Moulthrop, The Civic Commons' Curator of Conversation, guest stars in a "Sound of Ideas" broadcast concerning the implications of the recent election on state budgeting and how citizens can contribute to the discussion around reshaping government.