Our objective is to offer relevant and up-to-date information, provide transparency to residents and taxpayers, allow interactive government with online requests for service and provide e-commerce opportunities with online payments and scheduling.
Belleville, IL (PRWEB) April 15, 2011
CentennialColorado.com has been recognized as a 2011 Top Local Government Website Award recipient by online encyclopedia and reference resource Juggle.com for creating a culture of innovation for local businesses and for creating advocacy for community members.
This year’s recipients applied innovative web technology in order to provide citizens with greater access to government information and services. Dedicated to the successes of the local community, CentennialColorado.com is one of several top notch Local Government portals offering outstanding online resources for local businesses and e-government services.
According to Allison Wittern, Public Information and Special Events Manager for the City of Centennial, “The purpose of the City of Centennial's Web site is to have dynamic and up-to-date information available for the residents of Centennial. The objective is to offer relevant and up-to-date information, provide transparency to residents and taxpayers, allow interactive government with online requests for service and provide e-commerce opportunities with online payments and scheduling.”
Award finalists offer an array of features and functionality that cause them to surpass websites in their class. The Juggle.com government awards editors hand-selected this year’s Top Local Government Award recipients by evaluating a variety of site features and functionality, including usability, timely content, access to e- government services and technological innovation.
“The citizens have helped us grow in the area of e-government with the additional functionalities of paying sales tax returns online, scheduling passport appointments, viewing the City Council Meetings, accessing the City's expenditures (transparency) and more. Our citizens play a vital role in ensuring that we are reaching them effectively with helpful tools,” noted Wittern.
Award recipients receive a feature page on Juggle.com that includes an interview with one of the individuals responsible for maintaining or managing each website. For Centennial’s feature, visit http://www.juggle.com/centennial-colorado-top-city-government-website. Belleville, Illinois-based Juggle.com is an online encyclopedia and reference resource featuring facts, articles, images, biographies, and statistics covering thousands of popular topics. For more information on Juggle and other topics, visit http://www.juggle.com.