We aim to offer our constituents and businesses multiple access points to city services by creating a government without walls, doors, or clocks.
(PRWEB) June 08, 2011
Juggle.com, an online encyclopedia and reference resource, recently recognized PalmBayFlorida.org as a Top Local Government Website Award Recipient for its outstanding dedication to improving the climate of its community and providing exciting networking opportunities.
This year’s recipients applied innovative web technology in order to stimulate local businesses and provide access to e-government services. PalmBayFlorida.org is one of several top notch Local Government portals helping to support and strengthen the local community by providing constituents with 24/7 access to usable information.
According to Stacy LaVanture, Web Administrator for the City of Palm Bay, “We aim to offer our constituents and businesses multiple access points to city services by creating a government without walls, doors, or clocks. We have many services available 24/7 via the web site and an interactive voice response (IVR) system for those wishing to access services via telephone.”
The awards editor at Juggle.com hand-selected this year’s Top Local Government Award recipients by evaluating a variety of site features and functionality, including: usability, up-to-date content, access to e-government services, community resources and technological innovation. The features and functionality offered to users enabled them to surpass other websites in their class.
“The City is always looking for new ways to reach the people. Areas such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and You Tube to name just a few are very popular and we have seen success with our public safety departments who utilize these methods. Ensuring that the information posted online is always accurate and current is extremely important to the City,” noted LaVanture.
Award winners receive a feature page on http://www.juggle.com that includes a conversation with one of the individuals responsible for managing or supporting each website. For Palm Bay's feature, stop by http://www.juggle.com/palm-bay-florida-top-city-government-website. Based in Belleville, Juggle assembles websites with the sole commitment of clarifying what the internet was designed for: excellence, quantity of information and accessibility of intelligence to the public. Juggle's aim is simple, to form compelling websites, such as http://www.inkpads.net or http://www.urns.org that engage users with excellenceideas substance and innovations. For added facts on Juggle and added topics, see http://www.juggle.com/about-juggle.