The average citizen in your community is over-committed and over-scheduled, but that does not mean that they do not care about the policies, initiatives, and developments taking place in their hometown. Fortunately, the average citizen in your community is also frequently tethered to one of several digital devices, including desktops, laptops, tablets, and mobile phones. At the intersection of civic responsibility, digital connectivity, and an overbooked calendar lies an opportunity for municipal clerks to leverage the latest technology to keep citizens informed by making it easy to participate in public forums anytime, anywhere, from any device.
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The role of the clerk in local government is changing. Today’s citizens want on-demand access to agendas, meeting minutes, forms, permits, and other transparency documents, yet the threat to civic security has never been higher.
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