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The Possibilities For Local Government Of Web 2



Presentation to the Community Safety Network, Monday 2nd November 2009, Burwood Council, Sydney, NSW

Presentation to the Community Safety Network, Monday 2nd November 2009, Burwood Council, Sydney, NSW



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    The Possibilities For Local Government Of Web 2 The Possibilities For Local Government Of Web 2 Presentation Transcript

    • The Possibilities for Local Government of Web 2.0 Or how to make connecting with your community easier
    • What is Web 2.0
      • Web 2.0 is about moving away from:
      • static
      • broadcast style
      • flat html
      • brochure style websites
              • to….
      • Making websites about what users need
      • rather than what someone thinks they
      • should provide
    • What is Social Media?
      • Social media is media designed to be
      • disseminated through social interaction
      • It’s defining characteristic?
      • User Generated Content
    • Is there a policy or framework around the use of social media/web 2.0 tools in Local Government?
      • Short answer?
      • NO.
      • 2007 - Australian Government Consultation Blog Discussion Paper - Draft consultation blog moderation guidelines
      • 2008 – Jason Ryan’s Presentation to Web Directions Government “ Managing for Govt 2.0 ”
      • Current - Local Government & Municipal Knowledge Base
      • Current - Government 2.0 Best Practice Wiki
      • Current - UK Government Twitter Strategy
      • Current – Local Government Web Network
      • Current – Gov 2.0 Australia discussion list
    • So what’s happening now?
      • Twitter:
          • Mosman Council - Second of our information sessions on the new planning controls is from 1pm today at the Drill Hall about 5 hours ago from web
          • Narromine Council - Pool Disco is set for 27th November 2009. Supervisors needed - contact Val on 6889 1448. Kids under 10 MUST be accompanied by an adult. 4:31 PM Oct 28th
          • Pittwater Council - Thinking about how to communicate changes to the Swimming Pool Act to residents. about 13 hours ago
          • Wollongong City Council - Is Your Child Starting 'Big School' Next Year: [pdf file] about 18 hours ago
          • Canterbury Council - Employability: Career Planning Workshops: The Mayor of the City of Canterbury, Cr Robert Furolo MP, is encourag.. about 21 hours ago
          • City Of Sydney Council - City of Sydney's World Environment Day FREE cycling breakfast - from 7.00am tomorrow at Hyde Park South! 5:41 PM Jun 4th from web
          • Hurstville City Council - Hurstville City News December 2008 available at 9:42 AM Dec 10th, 2008 from web
          • Wyong Council - Council will officially open a new shared pathway at Mannering Park nextThursday thanks to funds from the Fed Gov 7:55 PM Oct 28th from web
          • Business Port Stephens - @ FiveThumbsDown hehe, there is the confusion again with Port Stephens Coaches and *BUS*iness Port Stephens, damn about 20 hours ago from TweetDeck in reply to FiveThumbsDown
          • Blue Mountains City Council - Kerbside chipping this weekend .Place materials out 31 Oct & 1st Nov. Sth Katoomba, Sun Valley & Valley Heights.Enquiries no. 1300 769 746 about 20 hours ago from web
          • Canada Bay Council - Mayoral Golf Day: Massey Pk Golf Club, Fri 13 Nov from 7.30am Fundraising event for local primary schools. Call 9911 6555 to book. about 4 hours ago from web
    • Apps
      • Fix My Street – UK
      • Fix My Street – Aus is in the pipeline
    • Council Gripe
    • Other channels
      • Leeton Tourism – YouTube
      • City Of Sydney Channel – YouTube
      • Mosman Council - Flickr
    • Other Interesting Relevant Stuff
      • The Federal Government launched the Government 2.0 Taskforce
      • Open Australia
      • Local Government Web Network
      • Hacks
      • Know where you Live
      • Toilet map