success of a Neighborhood Networks center relates to its organizational
structure and foundation. When starting a Neighborhood Networks
a Steering Committee
key to the success of a Neighborhood Networks center is the early
participation of residents, property owners, and managers. With
that in mind, one of the first steps in establishing a Neighborhood
Networks center should be to form a steering committee comprised
of these different stakeholders.
develop and sustain an effective Neighborhood Networks center, many
centers establish a board of directors or an advisory panel that
provides guidance in the operation of the center. The board offers
direction, recommends resources, and provides guidance related to
center development and long-term sustainability.