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Please review these resources and readings before the conference to familiarize yourself with some of the thoughts on public participation. These resources are not comprehensive, and we encourage you to do your own research before the conference. Some of the coverage of the conference is also included. Please contact us if you find more articles or videos about this conference.
All powerpoint presentation materials from the conference are available as pdfs.
Why Public Participation Matters
Open Meetings: Guide to the Sunshine Law for State and County Boards
Section 106 Handbook
Federal Aviation Administration
Consultation with Native Hawaiian Organizations in the Section 106 Review Process: A Handbook
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
America’s Epidemic of Incivility
Richard North Patterson
October 23, 2017
Building Trust: When Knowledge from Here meets Knowledge from Away
Peter Adler, Juliana Birkhoff
The Failure and the Promise of Public Participation
January 6, 2014
The Dying Art of Disagreement
Bret Stephens, The New York Times
September 24, 2017
Don’t Let Your Legislators Forget About You.
September 17, 2017
Collaboration and Team Science: A Field Guide
L. Michelle Bennett, Howard Gadlin, and Samantha Levine-Finley
Participation and Decision Making
Privacy Claim Shouldn’t Block Disclosure of Airbnb Contract
November 1, 2017
ThinkTech “Community Matters” Feature about the conference and public participation
ThinkTech “Community Matters” Feature, second episode
How can we improve civic dialogue in Hawaii?
Civil Beat (about the conference)
November 2, 2017
Democracy in Hawaii needs a tuneup – Here are some tools to do it
December 3, 2017