Alta’s approach to public engagement is focused on hearing from diverse voices and different perspectives. We are committed to creative and inclusive engagement to meet this goal.

We work with our clients to craft engagement plans and activities that work for each community. Our teams are intentional about how we connect throughout our projects and strive to meet people where they are in ways that go beyond the traditional public meeting.

Our expanding list of engagement services and tools include: 

  • Data-driven analytics to support discussions about equitable access, demand for biking and walking, and connectivity to schools, work, and recreation opportunities
  • Photo Simulations and renderings to help people envision the look and feel of proposed improvements
  • Online surveys
  • Interactive web-based platforms
  • Interactive map comment tools
  • Story maps
  • Virtual open houses
  • Focus groups and interviews
  • Virtual and in-person meetings, workshops, and design charrettes
  • Pop up booths
  • Social media posts and paid ads
  • Hosting booths or tables at community events 
  • Using accessible language and customized messaging
  • Translation and transcreation services