I believe it is two issues that are closely linked to one another. These are communication and accountability. Better understanding of the issues and the way money is spent will make everyone more comfortable and help in the long run to eliminate rumours and misunderstandings.
While the CSRD has a website that posts some information, it needs to have a broader format that is easier to access. Postings at community centres would be a good start, poorly attended open houses don’t seem to be working.