SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven local government agencies in six states recently stepped into the winner's circle to receive awards for websites designed by the online government innovators at Vision Internet. And the winners are:
- Goodyear, Ariz., City-County Communications & Marketing Association's (3CMA) Savvy Silver Circle Award in the Digital Interactive -Overall Website category. With more than 700 entries this year, the Savvy Awards recognize outstanding local government achievements in communications, public-sector marketing and citizen-government relationships.
- Fort Lauderdale, Fla., 3rd Place and Boulder, Colo., 4th Place, in the Center for Digital Government's Best of Web Awards honoring city, county and state websites and applications from all levels of government.
- Arlington, Mass. and Atlanta, Ga., Digital Government Achievement Awards for Visual Budget Tool and The City's Smart Portal, respectively. The Digital Government Achievement Awards recognize outstanding agency and department Web sites and projects at the application and infrastructure level.
- West Hollywood, Calif., Members' Choice Award and Longmont, Colo., Members Choice and Pinnacle Awards, from the National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW). Pinnacle Award winning websites were judged based on team size, content, organization, design, performance and flexibility, accessibility, standards and interactivity. Members' Choice Awards are presented based on voting by NAGW members.
"These local government agencies deliver exceptional service and superior value to the people they serve," said Ashley Fruechting, Vision Internet's senior director of strategic initiatives. "When websites are planned with the needs of citizens in mind, beautiful things can happen. Trust grows. Government-citizen relationships become stronger. And people take pride in their community and local government leaders."
For information about Vision Internet's transformative government website technology, please call 888-263-8847 or visit visioninternet.com/inforequest. For photos and more information about the awards visit the Vision Internet blog.
About Vision Internet
Headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., Vision Internet is a national leader in government website development with more than 600 government, non-profit and education clients in U.S. and Canadian communities with populations that range from less than 1,000 residents to more than 5 million. The company creates cost-effective solutions that increase government efficiency, transparency and interactive communications with citizens. For nearly 20 years, the company has earned hundreds of prestigious awards for its unique websites. Vision Internet's visionCMS™ is a powerful, easy-to-use content management system developed with input from hundreds of municipal clients.
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