February 18, 2011: Making Public Meetings Work for the Public: A forum on finding ways to make public hearings, forums and meetings more civil, constructive and productive.

Please join us from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 18, at City Hall Commons, 201 E. Washington St., Syracuse for this free public event. No registration is required. Participants will work in small, facilitated groups to explore the elements of constructive public meetings. Our goal is to distill your conversations and use that knowledge to help guide public officials in hosting civil and productive public dialogs. In conjunction with FOCUS Greater Syracuse and PARCC. Read more about the event on the CNYSpeaks blog. Email cnyspeaks@maxwell.syr.edu or call 315-730-4621 for more information.