Say I’m sold on getting a new, interactive website. How do I justify the expenditure to the Commission?
A CivicPlus site isn’t just about changing your web presence. It’s about changing your community for the better. And doing it in a way that’s fiscally responsible, making the most of the resources you have.
You can find a cheaper site. You won’t find a site that will rival CivicPlus in:
Value over the five-year period — you end up paying less and getting access to more technology and support
Citizen-centered design — we analyze your community’s technology skills and what is most important to them, and design your site to match
Citizen involvement — through a community launch program to get citizens active on the site
Citizen-government interaction tools— including online bill pay, forms, license and permit registration, municipal requests, community alerts, emergency notifications, community forums, and live streaming video of municipal meetings
Easing the burden on municipal staff— with 100+ modules to move more information and services out of your offices and onto your site
Easy content management — staff members with even basic computer knowledge can make changes and keep content fresh
Third-party product integration — so you can seamlessly include any necessary systems, or replace them with CivicPlus products
Free system and module upgrades
Free access to new tools
Support after site launch — a Community Engagement Consultant to make sure your site is serving you (and citizens) well
Online user community of 35,000+ municipal staff and officials with CivicPlus sites
Track record with 1,500+ municipal websites — for cities, counties and municipal organizations
The guarantee to get more citizens using your site