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2014-07-10 23:06:10

Upgrade Provides State with One-Stop Shop for Permitting, Citizen Access, Mobile Solutions, Electronic Document Review and GIS Enhancements San Ramon, California (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that the State of New Mexico, has upgraded its existing Kiva solution with the Accela Civic Platform for its Construction Industries Division. The Accela Civic Platform will give the Regulation and Licensing Department...

2014-07-10 08:33:52

BATON ROUGE, La., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Voters, politicians and elected officials will soon have a new way to talk politics following the launch of the crowdfunding campaign for Freagle's 'Virtual Town Square' platform July 7 on Indiegogo. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140710/125838) "When you mention politics, lots of people disengage," Niki Papazoglakis, founder of Freagle, said. "It's become a dirty word because there is so much negativity and...

2014-07-07 23:03:57

Government Agencies Across the Country are Using Technology to Manage Civic Meeting Process and Engage with Citizens Online San Ramon, California (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced new customers leveraging Accela Legislative Management solutions on the Accela Civic Platform. Mansfield Township, New Jersey; Sudbury, Massachusetts; North Richland Hills, Texas; York County, South Carolina; and Douglas County, Nevada...

2014-06-30 23:13:28

New Customers Include Virginia Department of Forestry, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, and Massachusetts Executive Office for Energy and Environmental Affairs San Ramon, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced the addition of several new Recreation and Resource Management customers, growing the base of government agencies leveraging the Accela Civic Platform to help connect government to...

2014-06-25 23:06:01

Upgrade Provides County Access to Mobile Solutions and GIS Enhancements San Ramon, California (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that Placer County, California has replaced its existing Kiva solution with the Accela Civic Platform. The Accela Civic Platform will give the county the ability to offer a number of services online to benefit both residents and employees, offering enhanced communication with citizens,...

2014-06-09 23:04:43

New Solutions Extend Civic Platform to Enhance Coordination Between Municipalities, Utilities and Agencies of All Sizes and Provide Real-Time Information to Government and Citizens San Ramon, California (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that it has acquired Envista, a Massachusetts-based provider of right-of-way management solutions that help more than 120 customers better manage more than 160,000 projects in...

2014-06-04 23:01:48

New Solutions Extend Civic Platform to Streamline Public Meetings and Board Governance, Enhance Government Transparency and Engage Citizens San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that it has acquired IQM2, a New York-based provider of legislative solutions to more than 250 customers in the United States. IQM2’s complete cloud solution unifies the entire experience of preparing, deciding and sharing...

2013-04-30 23:00:34

The eDemocracy solutions acquired from Gov2U will be integrated into Scytl´s end-to-end election modernization platform providing citizens and governments with new participatory tools. Barcelona/Brussels (PRWEB) April 30, 2013 Scytl, the worldwide leader in secure online voting and election modernization, and Gov2U, an non-profit organization dedicated to developing and promoting the use of technology in the fields of governance and democracy, have announced today the acquisition by...

2013-04-29 23:01:46

The new report - The State of Civil Society 2013 - catalogues the experiences of activists and non-governmental organisations across the world. It concludes that the optimism within civil society of 2012 has evaporated. Johannesburg, South Africa (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 International development efforts are being undermined by the rising tide of legal restrictions, funding cuts and violence faced by civil society around the world, according to a new report from CIVICUS, the global civil...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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