Local governments – counties, cities, and "special districts" such as school districts – provide many of the services that we use on a daily basis, from schools and police protection to the water in our faucets and the collection of our trash. Californians expect local governments to produce high-quality services, as cost-effectively as possible. Read More
A True California Conversation
There are more than 300 Californians expected to take part in this weekend's What's Next California? Deliberative Poll. As the map below shows, they come from all parts of the state -- urban and rural, rich and poor, from Alameda to Yuba City.
Mouse over any dot below to learn more about the diversity of Deliberative Poll participants. (If nothing pops up, zoom in on the map -- that means there are multiple participants in close proximity!)
If you'd like to embed this map on your own blog or website -- whether for the whole state or to zoom in on particular region -- you can customize and then grab the embed code here.