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Nov 08, 2017, 06:00 ET Countdown to Compliance: Is Your Local Government's Website Accessible to All Visitors?

In less than 70 days, local government agencies across the U.S. are required to make website content and all digital information accessible to all...


Oct 05, 2017, 06:00 ET 6 Cities Win National Awards for Websites by Vision

Six local government agencies in Texas, Virginia, Georgia, Kansas and California stepped into the winner's circle this fall to receive awards for...


Sep 19, 2017, 06:00 ET Government Websites Across the U.S. Win Vision "What's Next" Awards for Digital Innovation

Five U.S. cities and counties were honored today when Vision announced the winners of the fourth annual "What's Next Awards" competition, which...


Aug 29, 2017, 06:00 ET Two Cities Partner with Vision to Send Website Editors Back to School

Driven by the desire to make their website content more meaningful to residents, the cities of St. Louis Park, Minnesota and Santa Cruz, California...


Jun 13, 2017, 06:00 ET Yuma County, Arizona Receives National Award for Innovative Government Website

Yuma County, Arizona's website, designed with partnership with the online government experts at Vision, has earned high praise and a...


May 31, 2017, 10:34 ET Demographics Drive Change in Local Government Communications

The way citizens access and interact with local government is changing as digital natives put down roots in cities and towns across North America....


Apr 05, 2017, 06:00 ET Vision Kicks Off National County Government Month with New eBook on What's Next in Digital Gov for Counties

Government website and software experts at Vision, today kicked off National County Government Month by issuing a new eBook entitled "What's Next...


Feb 01, 2017, 06:00 ET Vision Releases Results of 3rd Annual "What's Next" Survey

Results of the third annual "What's Next in Digital Communications for Local Government" survey, released today by the government website and...


Dec 20, 2016, 06:00 ET Local Gov Goes Digital: 5 Trends that will Drive Online Citizenship in 2017

When you've worked with local government IT and communications leaders every day for more than 20 years, it doesn't take a crystal ball to predict...


Nov 17, 2016, 06:00 ET Vision Launches Community Engagement Platform for Local Government

After intensive collaboration with local government leaders struggling to more actively engage citizens on multiple fronts, Vision today launched...


Oct 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Local Gov Websites Prepare Cities, Counties for Nov. 8 Election

Nothing turns out voters like a hotly contested presidential race, and local governments across the U.S. are preparing by putting voter information...


Oct 11, 2016, 06:00 ET Roswell, Georgia Wins National Pinnacle Award for Local Gov Website

The City of Roswell, Georgia has been honored by The National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW) with a Pinnacle Award for its...


Oct 04, 2016, 10:15 ET How to Build Buy-In for a Strong Digital Presence

 Behind every effective local government website is a team of dedicated IT and communications professionals who often face an uphill battle...


Sep 09, 2016, 06:00 ET Vision Wins ELGL Choice Award

 Vision, a leading developer of software for local government, has been named one of the top 10 companies serving local government by Engaging...


Aug 09, 2016, 06:00 ET 10-Steps to Social Media Success

What's the fastest way to get important messages to your community? Most local government leaders know "social media" is the answer, but getting...