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Civic Engagement Tools

Here are some of the 8 80 Civic Engagement Tools, resources designed for people who will be conducting community engagement activities


 
Action Planning Worksheet
A simple worksheet to help focus on one idea and brainstorm a plan for implementation.

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Impatiens and Orchids
This activity helps to identify short and long term ideas to improve streets, parks, and public spaces.

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Pop-up Engagements
Pop-up engagements are quick and casual ways of engaging members of the community.

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Livable Parks Guide
The Parks Guide is a collection of tools to create and improve public space and parks.

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Focus on Place
This is an interactive activity to better understand children’s perceptions of the space you’re trying to improve.

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Postcards from the Future
A quick visioning activity that asks people to imagine what a space will look and feel like in the future.

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Wish Flags
A quick and fun way to engage passersby about their wish to improve a public space.

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English and Spanish 8 80 Walk Audits
An interactive tool for community members to assess the safety and friendliness of their street(s).

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Wintermission Engagement Flashcards
These winter-themed flashcards will spark thinking about how to improve public spaces during winter.

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Inspiration Cards
These are images of inspiring streets and public spaces from all around the world to spark participants ideas.

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In the year …
This activity will help you work with community members to develop a collective vision statement for a space that you’re looking to improve.

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