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Public Involvement

With a dedicated staff of public involvement and public relations specialists, KCI has a reputation for managing first-class community outreach programs.

Public involvement is an important part of improving our communities, and KCI is focused on enhancing project outcomes for our clients and the quality of life for individuals impacted by changes to their built environment. We tailor our clients’ public involvement programs to fit the specific needs of each project, large or small. Our proactive strategies and customized communication initiatives are designed to effectively engage the public at the appropriate times throughout the project process.

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Services Offered

Public awareness and education campaigns

Print, broadcast, and electronic media coordination

Public meeting/hearing facilitation and displays

Special event coordination

Graphics and collateral design

Facilitation, conflict resolution and consensus building

Research/stakeholder identification

Multi-media presentations

Video writing, direction and editing

Website design, hosting, and maintenance

Social media

Our team builds consensus, fosters partnerships and enables local ownership in project outcomes through active participation and meaningful input opportunities. By employing proactive strategies and the effective use of communication materials, we help our clients cultivate partnerships with regulatory agencies, businesses, community advisory councils and other stakeholders to advance each project through the development, design and construction process. KCI’s public involvement expertise ensures comprehensive, creative solutions to meet ever-increasing demands for cost-effective, innovative public participation and communications programs.

Engineering and land surveying services provided in North Carolina are performed by our associated entity, KCI Associates of North Carolina, P.A.

We understand the technical demands of infrastructure and development projects as well as the need to share information with stakeholders.