Survey findings: residents report low engagement with Council decision making

Wow. In a recent survey of residents, 28% of respondents felt they could participate in and contribute to Christchurch City Council decision making. This is one of a range of findings reported from the survey (and it must be noted that in many other areas the respones were far more positive). Improving community engagement with local government is the motivation behind Think Papanui – thanks to all who are reading, sharing and commenting on this page, and who are also accessing the content via the thinkpapapnui.nz website and weekly newsletter. Click through to read more about the survey results:

Mixed reviews for Council’s performance