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Avondale Among Top Digital Cities in the Nation

Post Date:11/12/2018

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For immediate release: November 12, 2018

 

Media Contact:  Ingrid Melle, Avondale AZ PIO imelle@avondaleaz.gov 623-333-1614 

 

Avondale Among Top Digital Cities in the Nation

 

The Center for Digital Government has ranked Avondale as one of the top cities in the country in its 2018 Digital Cities Survey. The award recognizes cities for their commitment to and innovations in digital government.

 

The survey focused on results achieved by cities, via the use of technology to tackle social challenges, enhance cybersecurity, improve transparency and much more. The highest-ranking cities in the survey showed great strides in leading the nation when it comes to leveraging data to improve a wide range of city services and initiatives.

Avondale Ditial Cities 2018

 

Avondale received 8th place honors in the 75,000 – 124,999 population category.  Winners were honored at a special awards ceremony held during the National League of Cities annual conference hosted in Los Angeles last week.  

 

The Center for Digital Government is a national research and advisory institute on information technology policies and best practices in state and local government. The Center is a division of e.Republic, the nation’s only media and research company focused exclusively on state and local government and education.  More information can be found at http://www.govtech.com/dc/digital-cities/Digital-Cities-Survey-2018--Winners-Announced.html .

 

 

 

 

(Photo City of Avondale:  Council Members Pat Dennis, Tina Conde, Veronica Malone, along with City of Avondale CIO Jeff Sheetz and Assistant CIO Mark Neerings, recognized by The Center of Digital Government). 

 

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