Accela: Better Government through Civic Engagement
Accela provides the leading civic engagement platform, powering thousands of services and millions of transactions daily for large and small public agencies worldwide. We connect governments to people and accelerate and streamline core civic land management, licensing, asset management and public health and safety processes:
Together with our partners, Accela can custom-tailor solutions based on precise agency specifications or deploy packaged solutions in a matter of a few weeks. Accela’s Civic Cloud includes a complete platform and cloud-based, office, mobile and social applications to support government agency, business and citizen needs.
Accela’s public sector experience, proven technology and passion for civic innovation make us the platform of choice for agencies seeking to improve government and community engagement. At Accela, civic excellence + civic engagement = civic good.
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All over the country, community leaders are looking to boost economic development through various initiatives. One key element in many of those initiatives is the use of information technology. When local governments build IT infrastructure, create e-government applications, assist high-tech startups or otherwise focus on technology, they create conditions that draw businesses to their communities and help retain skilled workers. This paper discusses and provides examples of these various ways local government can use technology to ultimately make a community more attractive to businesses, visitors and residents.