Accela Legislative Management News Brief
American Fork, Utah, Selects Accela Legislation Management to Increase Efficiency and Transparency
Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions for government, announced today American Fork, Utah has selected multiple Accela Legislative Management solutions on the Civic Platform. The City will implement Accela Agenda and Minutes, Accela Civic Streaming and Accela Boards and Commissions to save time and money, reduce paper usage, and offer citizens greater access to public meetings and board governance information online.
“One of American Forks’ primary goals was to find a robust, scalable solution which will deliver improved efficiencies for their agency across the board, while also offering citizens a better way to keep informed,” said Daryl Blowes, Sr. Vice President and General Manager of Legislative Management, Accela. “With the implementation of multiple Legislative Management solutions, American Fork is leveraging powerful tools that will make both agency staff and citizens feel engaged and communicated with, and we are thrilled they selected Accela to meet these needs.”
About American Fork, Utah
The City of American Fork was settled in 1850, incorporated as Lake City in 1852, and later changed the name to American Fork in 1860 to avoid confusion with Salt Lake City. The City is located in Utah County, Utah, at the foot of Mount Timpanogos, and has a growing population of approximately 27,000.