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Cover of PAS Memo 114: Storytelling as Authentic Engagement

Storytelling as Authentic Engagement


Storytelling provides an opportunity to listen and learn from residents — to make plans not only for a community, but with them. This PAS Memo explains to planners how authentically engaging residents by listening to them and their concerns can inform and improve local policies and projects.

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