I'm a Resident, Now What?

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A Civic Engagement Workshop

  • Ever thought about putting your time, energy, and talents into making the City of Charleston the best place to live?
  • Ever wanted to know who from the City can directly answer your questions?
  • Ever wondered how residents can work together to shape the future of their neighborhoods?

Workshop Overview

If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, the Civic Engagement Workshop; “I’m a Resident, Now What?” is where you need to be!

Join Mayor John Tecklenburg and key City staff for a workshop where residents will learn how the City operates, participate in a mock community planning activity and budget process, meet your neighbors, connect with those who can directly answer your questions, and have some fun in the process!

  1. 2nd Annual Event
  2. Pilot

2nd Annual Event

The second "I’m a Resident, Now What?" workshop was held on Saturday, August 11, 2018. Residents joined City staff to spend a day learning about City operations. See below for what they learned!


Agenda (PDF)


Review the following presentations:


View the following handouts:

Submitted Questions

View Attendee Submitted Questions (PDF).

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