ICMA Survey Shows Most “Occupy Movement” Protests Are Manageable

By Ron Carlee and Evelina Moulder

Describes the results of a recently conducted survey on the “Occupy Movement” in U.S. local governments. The survey covered relations with the protesters, concerns, management approaches, permit requirements, location of protesters, encampments, and other descriptive information. Some respondents offered advice based on their experience managing the protests.

Information provided by ICMA.