Since 2009, we have helped cities and public hospitals build the necessary partnerships with local, state and federal partners to build critical projects and secure policy support for local priorities.
We specialize in working with public agencies in the Northwest and deeply respect the role that local government plays in the health of our economy and the livability of our communities. Our clients include cities, public hospitals and public agencies, among others.
Scope of Services
The Johnston Group provides a variety of services to our clients, including:
Federal lobbying, policy analysis and funding
Regional intergovernmental relations counsel
Public affairs consulting
Review of local government capital budgets and developing funding partners
Nonprofit development and growth
Grant and federal agency funding
The results of these services for clients include:
Tens of millions of dollars in direct federal support for transportation, community healthcare and economic development
Legislation introduced in Congress to achieve specific policy goals
New tools for cities and hospitals that align local missions with federal funding opportunities
Supportive federal legislation for local cities, hospitals and other public entities
Strong partnerships established between the federal government and local government in support of common goals