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Feb
23
Sat
City of Sultan WA 2019
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Running Effective Council Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

A workshop for city council and staff. Public may observe.

Topics covered:

  • Best practices for running council meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • Authority, roles and responsibilities of councilmembers and staff
  • Use of motions and amendments
  • Improving discussion to make better decisions
  • Dealing with difficult issues and individuals
  • Role of citizen committees in city government
  • Best practices for taking public comment
Mar
2
Sat
City of Maple Valley WA 2019
Mar 2 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
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Running Effective Council Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

A workshop for city council and staff. Public may observe.

Topics covered:

  • Best practices for running council meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • Authority, roles and responsibilities of councilmembers and staff
  • Use of motions and amendments
  • Improving discussion to make better decisions
  • Dealing with difficult issues and individuals
  • Role of citizen committees in city government
  • Best practices for taking public comment
Mar
6
Wed
Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority 2019
Mar 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
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Running Effective Board Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

A presentation on running effective board meetings  using Robert’s Rules of Order.

Topics will include:

  • best practices for running board meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • authority, roles and responsibilities of board members and staff
  • use of motions and amendments
  • discussion practices during meetings, and
  • best practices for taking public comment

 

Public may observe.

Mar
13
Wed
Washington State Association of Counties 2019
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Running Effective Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

A workshop for newly elected county officials. Topics will include:

  • Best practices for running council meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • Authority, roles and responsibilities of council members and staff
  • Introduction to the system of motions
  • Improving discussion to make better decisions
  • Dealing with difficult issues and individuals
  • Best practices for taking public comment

Public may observe.

Mar
19
Tue
Columbia River PUD
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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Running Effective Board Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

  • Best practices for running board meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • Authority, roles and responsibilities of board members and staff
  • Introduction to the system of motions
  • Improving discussion to make better decisions
  • Dealing with difficult issues and individuals
  • Best practices for taking public comment

Public may observe

Mar
29
Fri
City of SeaTac WA 2019
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Running Effective Council Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

An interactive workshop covering the following topics:

  • Best practices for running council meetings using Robert’s Rules
  • Authority, roles and responsibilities of councilmembers and staff
  • Use of motions and amendments
  • Improving discussion to make better decisions
  • Dealing with difficult issues and individuals
  • Role of citizen committees in city government
  • Best practices for taking public comment

The public may observe.

 

Apr
17
Wed
Washington Public Utility District Association 2019
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Running Effective Board Meetings Using Robert’s Rules

A workshop on best practices for running public board meetings.

Apr
26
Fri
Washington State Association of Municipal Attorneys 2019
Apr 26 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
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Four Fundamental Guidelines for Effective Local Government Meetings

A presentation for muncipal attorneys on fundamental guidelines from Robert’s Rules of Order for effective meetings.

Jun
6
Thu
Northwest Clerks Institute 2019
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – Jun 7 @ 10:30 am
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Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure for Clerks and Secretaries