E-Government And Planning: ENotify

In our rush to adopt the newest technologies we overlook the impact that everyday technologies — like e-mail — can have on government's ability to engage citizens.

This month in the American Planning Association's E-government column, PLANetizen editor Chris Steins showcases how the City of Santa Clarita, California, has developed a sophisticated and elegant e-mail notification system called eNotify that provides up-to-date information on planning topics of interest. The system has eliminated redundancy, streamlined the delivery of information, and cut staff time required for updates.

Thanks to Laura Kranz

Full Story: E-Government and Planning Profiles: City of Santa Clarita's eNotify


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