Small Governments,
Big Innovations

A pre-recorded webinar
hosted by Digital Communities

Pre-recorded webinar hosted by Governing:
The Modern City:
Building Community Through Development and Technology

The award-winning City of Avondale, AZ, has seen great success using the Accela Civic Platform to manage commercial and residential building permits and plan reviews online. This modern technology allows employees to share information and communicate better with citizens, businesses and other key stakeholders.

Hear representatives from Governing, the City of Avondale, AZ, and Accela in this Microsoft City Next-sponsored web session discuss how investments at City Hall promote efficiency, sustainability, safety and economic growth. 

Webinar highlights:
  • Automate and streamline government processes while making it easier for builders and developers to engage with the city
  • Reduce turnaround time, resulting in cost savings and higher customer satisfaction
  • Increase efficiency through use of mobile applications and cloud-based tools
  • Connect departments and consolidate legacy systems, providing a unified view across the agency

Tracy Stevens 
Development & Engineering Services Director
City of Avondale, AZ

Linda Shoemaker
IT Application and Business Analyst
City of Avondale, AZ

Ken Sawtelle
Director, Center of Excellence

Ron Littlefield - moderator
Sr. Fellow, Governing Institute
Former Mayor, Chattanooga, TN

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