Planners and community leaders who have tried the Community Remarks tool say Wow!
Increase stakeholder involvement by appealing to a broader and more diverse population. Community Remarks is the merger between GIS and community mapping. It allows people to conveniently post their ideas, comments, and concerns to a website and relate them to a specific geographic location. GIS layers and project boundaries can be overlaid to seek direct feedback about a project area or parcel.
Cost effectively facilitate dialogue about land use: redevelopment opportunities, historic preservation, community character, and zoning. Use it as an asset map, preference survey, and feedback platform to provide a fun way for citizens to communicate about the quality of their neighborhood.