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Public Involvement & Outreach

Public Involvement & Outreach

MIG designs and implements multi-leveled, well-documented involvement processes aimed at increasing public confidence in decision-making. With more than 25 years of expertise, our community outreach process focuses on developing common objectives and providing a full range of successful strategies for achieving those objectives.

Community Decision Making
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Riverside County Integrated Planning

A comprehensive engagement program for The Riverside County Integrated Planning Process (RCIP), a three-part program to determine County planning, transportation and conservation needs.


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Greenprint for Parks, Facilities and Services

MIG led the development of the “San Jose Greenprint for Parks,” a comprehensive look at the City’s recreation opportunities and a strategic plan for over $1.2 billion improvements.


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Glendale Edison School - Pacific Park

MIG designed and developed the master plan and construction documents for this joint use school and park in Glendale, California.


Community Action Workshop Flyer
Santa Clara County Family-to-Family Planning and Community Outreach

MIG assisted the Santa Clara County Department of Family and Children's Services (DFCS) design and implement a challenging organizational change process that involved staff at all levels of the organization, as well as community and agency partners.


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Santa Clara County Mental Health Services Act Community Services & Supports Plan

MIG designed an inclusive and participatory planning process to help develop the Santa Clara County Community Services and Supports (CSS) Plan as mandated by California's Mental Health Services Act (MHSA).


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Jurgens Park & Play Area

MIG helped to create an imaginative environment that reflects the site's agricultural history at Jurgens Park in Tualatin, Oregon.


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Candlestick Point and Hunters Point Shipyard Draft Land Use Plan Community Workshops

MIG designed and facilitated meetings to solicit community opinion on San Francisco’s Candlestick Point/Hunters Point Shipyard land use plan.


Interactive Exercise Map
Presidio Main Post Workshops

MIG assisted the Presidio Trust of San Francisco with getting community feedback on a full range of proposed alternatives for the Presidio’s Main Post


Aerial Perspective of the Ankeny/Burnside district
Ankeny/Burnside Development Framework

MIG led the creation of a development concept and urban design plan for the Ankeny/Burnside Historic District in downtown Portland, Oregon.


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Barrio Logan Community Plan Update

MIG led the visioning and Community Plan Update for the Barrio Logan neighborhood in San Diego.


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California State University, Monterey Bay Master Plan Update

MIG developed a long-range master plan to help guide the transition of the California State University, Monterey Bay campus from an Army base to an institution of higher learning.


3-D Downtown Denver Map
Denver Downtown Area Plan

MIG provided a comprehensive new Downtown Area Plan for the City and County of Denver.


Community Forum Land Use Board
Fort Bragg Georgia-Pacific Mill Site Reuse Study

MIG led a dynamic visioning and land use planning process to identify future use and development principles for this 430-acre former mill site in Fort Bragg, California.


Greenfair Village Concept Plan
Greenfair Village Development

MIG worked with developers Greenfair Village Partners in Sacramento, California to redevelop a 30-acre infill site east of Downtown.


Visitacion Valley
Visitacion Valley

Visitacion Valley Redevelopment Plan EIR for the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency.


Ross Valley Mailer
Ross Valley Flood Protection and Watershed Funding Program

MIG led a strategic planning and communications program that yielded real flood protection solutions, grant funding and a successful Proposition 218 storm drainage fee vote.


WMI Fact Sheet
Santa Clara Basin Watershed Management Initiative

MIG provided process management, facilitation and conflict resolution services to help coordinate multiple agencies in managing the Santa Clara watershed.


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American River Parkway Integrated Area Plan

MIG led the development of a Plan that addresses safety, recreation and natural resource protection for 1,400 acres along five miles of the American River in Sacramento County.


Conceptual Design: Bridges
Truckee River Flood Management and Protection Plan

MIG designed and implemented a public involvement process, as well as conceptual designs and an interactive project website, for this critical project to provide flood protection for communities along the Truckee River.


Public Involvement Programs
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Chula Vista Visioning

MIG developed and implemented a community outreach and visioning program to support the City of Chula Vista General Plan Update.


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Kern County Blueprint

MIG is assisting the Kern Council of Governments with a public participation program designed to build awareness about the region’s growth and how it should be managed, as well as to initiate coordinated planning at the local, regional and state levels.


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Coeur d'Alene Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Building on a comprehensive community outreach program, MIG developed a Master Plan to guide parks and recreation development for the future of Coeur d'Alene.


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Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District Acquisition Plan

High quality writing and design result in an appealing vision for an agency dedicated to the preservation of public lands.


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City of Belmont Visioning Program

MIG worked with the City of Belmont to develop and manage a visioning process that allowed the community to shape its future in advance of the City’s General Plan.


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Metropolitan Transportation Commission 2030 Plan

MIG designed and implemented an ambitious Public Involvement Program to support the update of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s Transportation 2030 Plan.


Current condition of the I-710 Freeway
I-710 Major Corridor Study

MIG conducted a multi-leveled community outreach program to identify and incorporate residents' concerns in a study to address infrastructure improvements to a major freeway corridor in Los Angeles County.


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Al Zampa Memorial Bridge Seismic Retrofit and Replacement Project

From early planning through construction, MIG provided public outreach and information services for the new Al Zampa Memorial Bridge, which spans the Carquinez Strait from Crockett to Vallejo, California.


The toolkit provides practical, easy-to-understand data and strategies
Southern California Environmental Justice Analysis and Community Outreach Study

An integrated, technical-participatory study linking best practices with community experiences in addressing goods movement impacts.


Map of Land Use Alternatives
Richmond General Plan

As prime consultant, MIG led Richmond’s three-year comprehensive General Plan Update process.


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Richmond General Plan: Climate Change Element

The three-year general planning effort led by MIG for the City of Richmond was designed to engage the entire community in planning and to reposition the City in the Bay Area and overall as a cutting-edge, 21st century City.


Energy Upgrade Digital Billboard on I-80
Energy Upgrade California

An unprecedented, statewide collaborative effort to encourage property owners to make energy efficient upgrades to their homes and businesses.


Home Page
Berkeley Climate Action Website Design and Facilitation

MIG worked with the City of Berkeley to develop an interactive website to increase awareness regarding climate change.


Community Workshop
Caltrans On-Call Public Outreach and Engagement Services (PPEC)

MIG worked with communities across the state to engage the public in transportation planning.


Conceptual Design: Bridges
Truckee River Flood Management and Protection Plan

MIG designed and implemented a public involvement process, as well as conceptual designs and an interactive project website, for this critical project to provide flood protection for communities along the Truckee River.


Regional Planning
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Kern County Blueprint

MIG is assisting the Kern Council of Governments with a public participation program designed to build awareness about the region’s growth and how it should be managed, as well as to initiate coordinated planning at the local, regional and state levels.


DSI Facilitation
Napa River Flood Protection and Watershed Management Plan

Resulting in the revitalization of Downtown Napa, this project was an award-winning national model for integrated flood protection and watershed management.


Sacramento General Plan Update
Sacramento County General Plan Update

MIG provided award-winning community outreach to engage County residents in a discussion of the County's General Plan and regional growth management strategies.


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San Gabriel River Master Plan

This award-winning Master Plan addressed multiple objectives of habitat, open space and flood protection as well as water supply and water quality for over 19 cities in Los Angeles County.


Conceptual Design: Bridges
Truckee River Flood Management and Protection Plan

MIG designed and implemented a public involvement process, as well as conceptual designs and an interactive project website, for this critical project to provide flood protection for communities along the Truckee River.


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A Thousand Visions: A Transportation Planning Game for the Spokane Region

A fun interactive web-based transportation finance and investment game that turns residents into informed decision-makers.


Santa Clara Valley Water District - Goals and Strategies
Santa Clara Valley Water District Website

An interagency and inter-jurisdiction tool enabling staff and stakeholders to better coordinate water resources strategic planning with the District.


Transportation
Facilitation and Graphic Recording at BART Title VI Community Meeting
BART Title VI Public Participation Plan and Community Meetings

MIG assisted BART in an intensive community involvement process to develop a Title VI Public Participation Plan.


The final transportation plan developed by the MIG Team.
West Oakland Community-Based Transportation Plan

MIG helped develop a transportation plan for West Oakland that will improve mobility for low-income residents.


Chaflant Landscape
Chalfant Community Visioning

MIG designed and facilitated a public involvement process to engage Chalfant residents in envisioning their future.


Design Standards for Gateway to City of Paso Robles
Caltrans Route 46East Comprehensive Corridor Study

MIG facilitated a multi-agency collaboration on a strategic transportation planning document.


Benton Visioning Meeting
Benton Community Visioning

MIG helped Benton plan for its future growth through its on-call contract with Caltrans.


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Metropolitan Transportation Commission 2030 Plan

MIG designed and implemented an ambitious Public Involvement Program to support the update of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s Transportation 2030 Plan.


Caltrain Station
MTC Transit Connectivity Study

MIG assisted the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in conducting a Regional Transit Connectivity Study.


MIG designed advertisements for Bike to Work Day 2009, sponsored by ACTIA and partners.
Alameda County Transporation Improvement Authority (ACTIA) Media and Public Relations Services

MIG provides ongoing media and public relations services for the Alameda County Transportation Improvement Authority (ACTIA).


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Al Zampa Memorial Bridge Seismic Retrofit and Replacement Project

From early planning through construction, MIG provided public outreach and information services for the new Al Zampa Memorial Bridge, which spans the Carquinez Strait from Crockett to Vallejo, California.


The toolkit provides practical, easy-to-understand data and strategies
Southern California Environmental Justice Analysis and Community Outreach Study

An integrated, technical-participatory study linking best practices with community experiences in addressing goods movement impacts.


Employee engagement was a cornerstone of plan development
OCTA Performance-Based Strategic Plan

MIG assisted OCTA in developing the agency's first strategic plan, which is a performance-based plan.


View of Constructed Transit Mall
Long Beach Transit Mall

A three-block Transit Mall Streetscape Renovation project in downtown Long Beach.


Lake View
Lake County 2030 Regional Blueprint

MIG continues to work in Lake County to envision the future of this scenic rural county through 2030.


Player selects transportation investments and balances budget
A Thousand Visions: A Transportation Planning Game for the Spokane Region

A fun interactive web-based transportation finance and investment game that turns residents into informed decision-makers.


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Portland Bureau of Transportation

This dashboard design concept tracks key transportation bureau performance measures ranging from safety to economic vitality.


Visioning
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City of Belmont Visioning Program

MIG worked with the City of Belmont to develop and manage a visioning process that allowed the community to shape its future in advance of the City’s General Plan.


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Pajaro Valley Strategic Visioning Process

MIG helped stakeholders from the City of Watsonville and the Counties of Monterey and Santa Cruz come together to form Action Pajaro Valley and develop a regional vision for growth and flood protection.


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Orange County Harbors, Beaches and Parks Strategic Plan

MIG assisted the Orange County Harbors, Beaches and Parks (HBP) in developing its first ever Strategic Plan.


Dot Game
Chula Vista Visioning

MIG developed and implemented a community outreach and visioning program to support the City of Chula Vista General Plan Update.


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Angel Island Immigration Station Development Study

MIG helped the National Park Service develop a plan for transforming a former immigration station and Army barracks.


The Wanker's Corner Store, a Stafford Hamlet landmark
Stafford Hamlet Community Vision Plan

In 2007, newly incorporated Stafford Hamlet asked MIG to assist in developing a Community Vision Plan.


New and improved trails were a priority for Tualatin residents
Tualatin Facility Visioning

Over a year-long planning process, over 2000 residents shared their ideas for improving quality of life in Tualatin.


Full House at Hunters Point Shipyard Community Meeting
Hunters Point Shipyard Arts District Community Meetings

MIG designed and facilitated a process to develop a vision for an Arts District at San Francisco’s Hunters Point Shipyard.


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Craig Ranch Regional Park

MIG developed a master plan for the first regional park in North Las Vegas, Nevada and is currently completing Phase 1 Construction Documents.


Upper Market Plaza
Upper Market Street Community Vision and Design Plan

MIG worked with the City Planning Department to prepare a design plan for Upper Market Street that reflects the community’s vision and establish guidelines for development.


View of Downtown Tempe
Tempe Downtown Visioning

The visioning process explored stakeholder's opinions on assets, issues and opportunities facing Downtown Tempe and its present and future vitality.


Strategy Framework Diagram
Mountain View General Plan Community Visioning Process

MIG was selected by the City of Mountain View to build upon the community vision and plan framework to update its 2030 General Plan.


Oracle World Headquarters
Oracle World Headquarters Expansion Project EIR

Wagstaff/MIG prepared an EIR for a proposed 330,000-square-foot expansion by Oracle, Inc. of its world headquarters complex in the Island Park waterfront area of Belmont.


EnvisionAlachua.com Homepage
Envision Alachua - Plum Creek

Envision Alachua creates a community vision for 65,000 acres of privately owned land in Alachua County.


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San Antonio Visioning Website

Allows residents to share their thoughts and ideas for the future of the San Antonio neighborhood in Mountain View, CA.