From Iowa State University - Method for listing, discussing and evaluating the various forces for and against a proposed change.
From Iowa State University - Overview of 5 needs assessment techniques for making decisions allocating public (or private) resources.
From Iowa State University - A tool kit for group decision making.
Handbook provided by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This document is a resource guide on public involvement best practices and strategies. Better Decisions Through Consultation and Collaboration U.S. EPA Better Decisions Through Consultation and Collaboration 15.00
A guidebook from the University of Wisconsin Extension Office that provides community residents with a process for thinking about and planning for their mutual future.