The City thinks it's good if the people
know what their government is doing.
Here's something else that could be done to give residents more power and increase citizen engagement: post notices about public meetings and other community interest information in front of City Hall, just like real cities do. How about it Emeryville City Hall? Is this idea dangerous?
30 linear feet of transparency.
An informed and engaged citizenry is
how democracy works, says Berkeley.
No need to post anything for the public.
'Trust us, we're working on your behalf'
says City Hall. 'It's probably best if you
just let us take care of business in here, go
home and watch TV or something'.