VIDEO: So You Want To Speak At A Public Meeting

You saw something on Facebook about a local government project that you disagree with. Considering all the concerned comments and no public comments from local officials, it must be some corrupt move by politicians, right?

“It’s time to get out to the next public meeting and demand to be heard,” some say, but not so fast.

Independent reporter Michael D. Smith talks about his experience covering public meetings, what to consider when the rumor mill winds up, and how to prepare if you want to put your concerns on record at a public meeting in front of your elected officials.

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