Accela Legislative Management News Brief
San Luis Obispo, California, Modernizes Legislative Management Processes with Accela Solutions
Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that San Luis Obispo, California, has selected multiple legislative management solutions on the Accela Civic Platform to help modernize the way the City prepares for and manages their legislative and public meetings. The City will implement Accela Agenda and Minutes to move the preparation of meeting materials online, saving time and money. San Luis Obispo will also implement Accela Civic Streaming to offer citizens online viewing of meetings and events. The two solutions work together to make it easy for citizens to search for recent, historic or corresponding meeting videos and materials online.
“The City of San Luis Obispo is a growing, thriving community, yet the agency has been buried in laborious, paper-based processes and challenged to keep up with demand for services,” said Daryl Blowes, Sr. Vice President and General Manager of Legislative Management, Accela. “Accela technology will help bring SLO’s agency processes up to speed, enabling the City to streamline previously resource-intensive legislative management tasks and offer their citizens a deeper level of transparency and engagement around meetings and activities.”
About San Luis Obispo, CA
San Luis Obispo (SLO) is located midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Central Coast of California. The City was founded in 1772 by Junipero Serra, making it one of the state’s oldest communities. San Luis Obispo has a population of approximately 270,000.