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Mailing Address:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie Woodard Center
Suite 107
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Bill Carroll
980-314-2090

​MeckCo​nnect​

MeckConnectThe MeckConnect mission is, "to build and sustain effective participation of Mecklenburg County residents in the governance of their community." There are a variety of ways for you to connect with Mecklenburg County. You can sit on an advisory board, host a community meeting, participate in a focus group, register for specific electronic information, even volunteer for a day or a lifetime! So, come on, don't sit on the sidelines. Get in the game. Your team needs you.

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Core Principles


  • Mecklenburg residents are owners of the community Mecklenburg residents have a right and responsibility to participate in the governance of the community, and are willing and able to do so
  • Comprehensive citizen engagement results in better governance of the community
  • Residents from all areas and representing all facets of life in Mecklenburg County must have ample opportunity and access to participate in the governance of the community
  • Mecklenburg residents have the right to choose how to participate in the governance of the community
  • Mecklenburg County government has a responsibility to foster, encourage and enable citizen engagement by offering multiple, convenient ways to participate through the use of technology and in person ("high tech and high touch")
  • Citizen involvement is a learned value that requires ongoing efforts for sustainability
  • In general, Mecklenburg residents consider “the community” as their neighborhood. The impact of increased citizen involvement and its benefits can and will be measured


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Desired R​esults


  • Mecklenburg residents consider themselves owners of the community
  • ​Mecklenburg residents believe citizen engagement is their right and responsibility
  • Mecklenburg residents are satisfied with the variety, ease and quality of citizen engagement opportunities
  • Mecklenburg residents are satisfied that their participation in citizen engagement efforts made a meaningful impact on the community
  • Mecklenburg residents participate in citizen engagement opportunities
  • Mecklenburg residents actively vote in elections

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Address

Mailing Address:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie Woodard Center
Suite 107
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Bill Carroll
980-314-2090