Accela Legislative Management News Brief
Wilson County, North Carolina, Chooses Accela Solutions for Legislative Management
Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that Wilson County, North Carolina, has selected multiple Accela Legislative Management solutions on the Civic Platform. The County selected Accela Agenda and Minutes to simplify the process of meeting preparation and the search of historical documents. They also selected Accela Boards and Commissions to make board governance paper-free and more easily manage the many city groups that meet on a monthly basis.
“One of the biggest challenges for government agencies of all sizes is how to streamline processes and tasks that absorb significant agency time and resources,” said Daryl Blowes, Sr. Vice President and General Manager of Legislative Management, Accela. “By switching their existing body of legislative management tools to Accela’s Legislative Management solution, Wilson County offers agency staff a more efficient way to do their jobs, creating better transparency with its citizens, and providing 24/7 access to public meetings and related materials online.
About Wilson County, North Carolina
Wilson County was formed in 1855 from parts of four neighboring counties in eastern North Carolina, and is ideally suited for growing tobacco due to its climate and sandy, loamy soil. It is located on the fall line that separates the Piedmont and Coastal Plain. and has a population of approximately 82,000.