Accela Citizen Relationship Management News Brief
Bureau County, Illinois, Chooses Accela Legislative Management to Automate Meeting Process
Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that Bureau County, Illinois,has selected Accela Legislative Management’s Agenda and Minutes solution on the Civic Platform. The County will implement Accela Agenda and Minutes to simplify the way they prepare for, present and share public meeting information online.
“Bureau County was looking for an easy, proven, automated way to improve their overall meeting process and found just what they needed in our Legislative Management solution,” said Daryl Blowes, Sr. Vice President and General Manager of Legislative Management, Accela. “Leveraging the many rich features of Agenda and Minutes, Bureau County will now be able to easily manage how they prepare for public meetings—including submit and approve agenda items—as well as more simply create agenda packets, capture minutes and then make all of the materials available online. It is a robust solution that packs a lot of punch in streamlining their meetings.
About Bureau County
Bureau County was founded in 1837 as a New England settlement. It is located in the northern part of Illinois and consists of the cities of Princeton and Spring Valley, multiple villages and 25 townships. Bureau County has a population of approximately 35,000 residents.