Applications are now open for the 2016 Dazzling Notice Awards. The awards recognize municipalities that make a substantial effort to inform the public about opportunities for citizen participation and actively encourage their citizens to get involved. Prizes will be awarded in the categories of newspaper notice; outdoor development notice; and delivered household notice. Applications will be judged on the criteria:
- Design: Colour, images, icons, eyecatching, creative layout
- Clarity: Use of plain language, simple to understand
- Engagement Options: Clear opportunities to engage, accessibility
- Call to Action: Pro-active recruitment, encouraging public participation
Find out more information about the awards here.