Accela Civic Platform News Brief

Danville, IL, to Streamline Planning and Permitting with the Accela Civic Platform

Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement software solutions, announced today that Danville, IL, has selected Accela Land Management on the Accela Civic Platform to transform the City’s permitting processes and simplify the steps involved with completing commercial and residential building permits. The adoption of Accela’s solution will reduce Danville’s permitting turnaround times by moving traditionally web-based services to the cloud.

“By leveraging the Accela Civic Platform, Danville will be able to provide their customers with documents and information in a timely manner, resulting in improved customer service, quicker turn-around times and better citizen engagement,” said Maury Blackman, president and CEO for Accela. “Accela’s software will also provide Danville the tools it needs to efficiently manage both current and future projects by completely digitizing the land management process.”

About Danville, Illinois
Danville is a City in the county seat of Vermilion County, Illinois, located 120 miles south of Chicago and 90 miles west of Indianapolis, Indiana. Founded in 1827, Danville is known today for its range of shopping, excellent parks and recreation, academics, affordable housing and quality healthcare. The City boasts a population of approximately 32,500.