market-intelligence

Do Your Citizens Want or Need CCTV?

In 2019 the City of Ottawa experienced three fatal shootings in the ByWard Market.

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How Do We Make Public Transport More Efficient?

While public transport used to be primarily an issue in larger centres, more and more smaller cities and towns are exploring the possibilities. Connecting small towns with each other, or with larger

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Here Are the Top Trends in Market Research from 2019

Municipal councils are often faced with difficult decisions but have very little data to inform the decision-making process.

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How to Use Public Opinion Polls to Build a Stronger Community

Understanding the priorities of your community members is essential in order for your Council to develop policies that support community growth.

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Document Your Proven Track Record of Success

As an elected official you’re always on the lookout for ways to improve and strengthen your community.

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Is Traffic Safety a Priority for Your Residents?

Resident safety is a top priority for many people.

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Managing CAO Stressors in a Challenging Time

Uncertainty in funding is one of the many stressors CAOs must contend with.

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What You Need to Know About Understanding Tax Sensitivity

Knowing what initiatives your community members want in your community, and knowing what they’re willing to support with their tax dollars are two very different things.

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How Much Does Market Research Cost Your Community?

Hiring a market research firm doesn’t have to blow the budget and it can provide countless benefits you may not have considered, like:

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Flagstaff Used Tax Sensitivity Calculator™ To Inform Decisions

Flagstaff County, in east central Alberta had a problem: the County needed to change the road surface within the municipality. After research and discussion, the County had two road surface options

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How to Build More Trust and Service Satisfaction in Your Community

The satisfaction citizens feel toward their municipal services is more important than ever. There has been an erosion of trust in government and other public institutions across much of North America.

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How Public Amenities Can Drive Citizen Satisfaction

Public amenities are more than the services and spaces provided. People who frequent nearby libraries, parks, cafes and restaurants benefit from the sense of connection they feel with other people

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