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Our guides and reports offer practical insights and step-by-step approaches to help you unlock the power of data benchmarking within your community, based on data from our innovative solutions and the Zencity network of clients. Navigate through our collection to discover strategies that enable you to make informed decisions in the face of trending or pressing issues

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Communications Best Practices in Snow Storms
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Communications Best Practices in Snow Storms

  • 13 min read
Case studies

Rethinking Government Recruitment: Strategies Powered by Zencity

  • 3 min read
Case studies

Community-Centric Strategies for Sales Tax Reauthorization

  • 4 min read
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Best Practices Report: Budgeting and Community Engagement

  • 11 min read
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State of the City Address Best Practices Report

  • 7 min read
Best Practices Report: Winter Holiday Events
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Best Practices Report: Winter Holiday Events

  • 6 min read
Election Day Preparedness: Understanding Resident Perceptions
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Election Integrity: A County’s Investigation of Residents’ Perceptions

  • 9 min read
Community Debates on Cannabis Retail: Economy vs. Safety
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Weighing Cannabis Retail: Economic Benefits and Safety Concerns

  • 11 min read
Navigating the UK's Cost of Living Crisis: Councils and Community Engagement
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UK Cost of Living: Strategies for Councils & Community Engagement

  • 9 min read
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The Surveys of the Future: We typically do surveys wrong; here’s how we can do better

  • 11 min read
Master the 4 Key Parameters with Zencity
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4 parameters for evaluating your community engagement efforts

  • 17 min read
Articles

Unveiling the Sentiment Surrounding Public Green Spaces

  • 5 min read
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Trends for Texas - A Special Zencity Report

  • 5 min read
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Best Practices for Effective Messaging during Hurricanes

  • 2 min read
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Preventing illegal fireworks through effective strategic communications

  • 4 min read
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Two Ways to Approach the Challenge of Law Enforcement Recruitment

  • 5 min read
car covered in snow
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Effective Communications in Weather Emergencies

  • 3 min read
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The UK Housing Crisis - a Snapshot of Resident Discourse

  • 1 min read
Creating Inclusive and Accessible Engagements
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Creating Inclusive and Accessible Engagements

  • 1 min read
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Defining Your Digital Engagement Toolset

  • 1 min read
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Be Ready for Broadband - making the case for broadband investments

  • 1 min read
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The Fentanyl Epidemic - what Americans are saying about the emerging crisis

  • 1 min read
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Public Engagement Barriers for State and Local Governments

  • 1 min read
Community Project Essentials
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Community Project Essentials

  • 1 min read
Case studies

Lessons for Civic Engagement Part 2

  • 18 min read
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Lessons for Civic Engagement Part 1

  • 13 min read
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Prioritization of ARPA Funds: A National Survey

  • 1 min read
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Americans Want Local Leaders to Stop Passing the Buck on Water Conservation

  • 15 min read
Homelessness in California & the US in 2021: Discourse Trends & Analysis
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Homelessness in California & the US in 2021: Discourse Trends & Analysis

  • 16 min read
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Local Government Strategic Planning Made Easier Through Community Feedback

  • 1 min read
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A Local Government Guide to ARPA Allocations Using Community Feedback

  • 1 min read
A Community Survey for Measuring Resident Satisfaction
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A Community Survey for Measuring Resident Satisfaction

  • 1 min read
Survey Template for Community Feedback on Budgeting Priorities
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Survey Template for Community Feedback on Budgeting Priorities

  • 1 min read
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Sentiment Analysis as a Local Public Health Tool

  • 1 min read
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How resident discourse with police has shifted in America

  • 14 min read
A County Guide to Riding the Third Wave
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A County Guide to Riding the Third Wave

  • 1 min read
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SAY YES TO DATA: Using Resident Feedback Data to Get Your Council on Board

  • 1 min read
people in movie theater with masks on
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Rethinking the One Size Fits All Approach to Reopening in the U.S.

  • 22 min read
Transforming Communication: City-Resident Interaction on Social Media During COVID-19
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COVID-19 and City Social Media: Transforming Communication

  • 14 min read
Best Practices for Effective Messaging During the Coronavirus Crisis
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Best Practices for Effective Messaging During the Coronavirus Crisis

  • 26 min read
6 Ways Zencity Aids in Tackling Misinformation for Census 2020
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6 Ways Zencity Can Help You Tackle Misinformation and Encourage Resident Participation

  • 5 min read
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The Texas Challenge

  • 9 min read
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Should City Managers Play a Role in the Measles Epidemic?

  • 11 min read
What Do Americans Think About E-Scooters in the 30 Biggest US Cities?
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What Do Americans Think About E-Scooters in the 30 Biggest US Cities?

  • 14 min read
People standing at polling station
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Engaging Citizens on City Ballot Measures: A Comprehensive Guide

  • 13 min read