Buffalo: Creating Our Future Together
An Emerging Opportunity for Collaborative Communities
What kind of future do you envision for your family and friends? What are your ideas on how we can all move forward together? What is possible in this great city of ours?
All to often we get caught up in life and lose site of those things that are truly important to us.
We are inviting you to share your thoughts and ideas about Buffalo and help co-create our future together!
What is it?
Buffalo Possibilities was created for people just like you about how we are doing right now in the city and the future that you want to be a part of and help to co-create.
There are no hidden agendas and it is competely non partizan. There are no right or wrong answers. It's simply a way to tap into how we think and feel about our ideal future... together!
What we will do with your input?
The results will be shared back with everyone involved, including Federal, state and Civic leaders.
Your personal information will be held in the strictist of confidence. In fact your email address will never be associated with your responses so you need to do two things to participate.
Step 1. Subscribe below so that we can share back the information that we are gathering with everyone who wants to. We will be totally transparent in our sharing. You will get to see all of the gathered information on the topics that you choose. Your specific results will remain completely private.
Step 01: Subscribe To Receive
Step 02: Choose Your Topics
Step 2. Click on any (or all) of the arrow links in the area bellow based upon which topics are of interest to you. Once there you can read about the topic and anonymously share your thoughts and ideas.
Topic 1: Our Community Culture
Our communities have unique characteristics and we all have ideas on what we want and how we would like to see our communities in the future.
Help us co-create that future together. Click on the link below and share your ideas on topics such a community culture, innovation, jobs, wellness, our shared humanity and many more.
Topic 2: Healthcare
Healthcare is incredibly important to all of us and is often see to be so complicated and hard to understand.
Help us to co create that future together. Click on the arrow below and share your ideas on topics such as accessablility, cost, effectivness and many more.
Topic 3: Our Community Humanity
In partnership with Arizona State University Project Humanities we have created a set of Metrics that measure our community 'Humanity' both as how important various elements are to us and also how we would like to see it evolve.
In addition we are partnering with organizations to leverage the research to help us create a 'business case for humanity" and help everyone share their ideas on common values and ways to collaborate and work together.
Topic 4: Our Utilities
This project was designed to help residents better understand hydro, gas and water costs.
There has been much heated debate and many stories circulating. Many people are now confused and do not know what is true and what is not.
Please click on the arrow below to fully understand the facts and then have the opportunity to share your thoughts and ideas on 'what it is'.
Topic 5: Vulnerable Populations
Homelessness and poverty and big challenges in cities today.
Help us to co-create a future together. Click on the arrow below and share your thoughts and ideas on topics such as homelessness, poverty and many more.
Topic 6: Veterans
There are so many brave people who join our armed forces to help support our way of life and help others who aspire to a better way of life.
Wether you are a VET or a citizen please help us to co-create this future togehter by sharing your thoughts and ideas. Click on the arrow below to share your thoughts and ideas on topics such as healthcare, jobs, way of life, family and many more.
Topic 7: Our Priorities
There are so many things going on in our cities and there is also a lot political discussion but is it truly focuse on the priorities of the citizens?
Please take a few minutes and share your thoughts and ideas on what should be our priorities. What is working and what needs to be improved in the Elements of a 'Possibilities City'? This includes topics such as education, transportation, healthcare, opportunities, asthetics, and many more.
Have A Topic Idea?
Do you have a topic in mind that we could share with the rest of the Buffalo Possibilities Community?