Sometimes a neutral third party is the only way to get everyone re-focused on what’s best for the region as a whole.E.J. Giovanetti
Former Polk Countu Supervisor
& 20-year Mayor of Urbandale
The T.A.C.I. Town Halls are designed to be informative, to stimulate thinking, and to formulate actions that will strengthen central Iowa communities.
Expectations of those participating:
To honor opposing, seemingly conflicting values in order to find a balance between them. This will be accomplished by recognizing each other’s views, but focusing on positive aspects of both, working together to find an appropriate balance.
To “Show Respect”: Listen attentively; Respect opinions of others; Keep an open mind; Give constructive comments, suggestions & feedback; Avoid personal attacks; Remember the things we have in common; Value people, the process, and the results.