What we’re doing
Dave Mckenna – Redesigning the Council Meeting Part II
“Council meetings would be so much more likely to involve the public if they were topical, welcoming, contested and unpredictable.”
Who we are
City & County of Swansea
Dave works for the Council in Swansea where he has been for 20 years. Prior to finding a home with scrutiny he worked in a variety of front-line and policy roles with varying degrees of success. He has recently completed a part time PhD with the Department of Political and Cultural Studies, Swansea University. His topic was Local Government and Public Participation.
Photo of Dave courtesy of Anthony Mckeown.
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Social Council Meetings: Council meetings discuss many issues that affect people yet they are poorly attended by the public and often pass unnoticed. How can we get people to take part in council meetings so that they can be involved in debates that affect them?