Accela Legislative Management News Brief
Charleston, SC, Simplifies the Online Application Process with Accela Boards and Commissions
Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that Charleston, SC, has selected Accela Legislative Management on the Civic Platform to more easily manage government appointments online. The City will leverage Accela’s Boards and Commissions solution to simplify the online application process, automatically generate agenda items and modernize the process of sourcing candidates.
“Our Legislative Management solution suite engages local communities, like Charleston, by streamlining agenda and board governance,” said Daryl Blowes, SVP/GM of Engagement Solutions, Accela. “By selecting our Boards and Commissions solution, the City will be able to dramatically simplify the entire process of managing their appointments, interviews and board meetings, while making board governance paper-free and accessible to their citizens. It is a tool for modern, progressive cities and it will make a dramatic difference in furthering efficiency and resident engagement within Charleston.”
About Charleston, South Carolina
Charleston was founded and settled by English colonists in 1670 and is the second largest City in South Carolina. Through the years, the City has prospered due to its busy seaport and an economy supported by trade and industry. Charleston boasts a population of approximately 137,447.