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Accela Legislative Management News Brief

The City of Cambridge, Massachusetts, Chooses Multiple Accela Solutions for Legislative Management

Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions, today announced that Cambridge, Massachusetts, has selected Accela Agenda and Minutes and Civic Streaming solutions on the Civic Platform to streamline legislative management processes. The City will leverage Accela Agenda and Minutes to automate the preparation and management of public meetings and all related materials distribution. Accela Civic Streaming will enable the City to offer its citizens on-demand, high-definition video streaming and online viewing of public meetings and events, making it easy for citizens to search for recent, historic or corresponding meeting videos and materials online.

“When Cambridge wanted to upgrade its legislative processes with the latest technology and provide greater access and transparency for its citizens to stay connected, they selected Accela,” said Daryl Blowes, Sr. Vice President and General Manager of Legislative Management, Accela. “Accela Agenda and Minutes will help the City streamline every aspect of meeting preparation and execution, from development of agendas, to displaying supporting documentation during meetings, to instantly publishing meeting materials and transcripts online. Our solutions will provide Cambridge with the efficiency and deeper level of engagement they were looking for, while helping the City better engage with its community.”

About Cambridge, MA
Cambridge is a City in Middlesex County, in the Boston metro area. It was named in honor of the University of Cambridge in England and incorporated in 1636. The City boasts a population of 107,289 and is the fifth most populous city in the state of Massachusetts. 

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