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A new Arlington group is reaching out to all town residents, aiming to engage them in local issues. The first official meeting of the new Envision Arlington Civic Engagement Group (CEG) was held Wednesday, Sept. 29.
For the new group, the key word is "civic," which implies "civil," a term that reverberates via politics nationwide.
Precinct 15 Town Meeting member Greg Christiana is launching the group, and YourArlington asked him why.
"I'm starting this group mainly for two reasons," he wrote in response. "First, I want the future of Arlington to be guided by the voices and preferences of Arlingtonians, with all the dimensions of our diversity well represented, and for those preferences to be well informed. A big piece of this is that we need to do a better job at outreach to bring more underrepresented voices into the conversation, and earlier.
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