After speaking with several local officials and others for several months. It was go, no-go time to develop a project site with the goal of increasing understanding of the Grand Rapids City budget. An annual budget of $473 Million that until this project had only been released to the public in printed form of 324 pages or a PDF.
a little background
Although trained and practiced in communication, marketing, and government affairs I love technology. Much of my experience has been as the cog between the general public and scientists or engineers; explaining the benefits of a piece of technology to the public or explaining the needs or desires of regular people to those developing the “next big thing.”
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