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Madison, Wis. -
For the second consecutive year, the City of Madison
received recognition as the one of the most digitized and online-accessible municipalities in the country.
In its 2006 Digital Survey
, The Center for Digital Government
, a national research and advisory institute on information technology and best practices in state and local government, honored the city as the top user of technology in its 125,000-249,999 population category. Madison tied with the City of Alexandria, Va.
Madison boasts several tools for facilitated interaction with the city, including the Report-a-Problem
website, Madison's online City Hall
, and the online bill payment center
Mayor Dave Cieslewicz thanked the city's information services department, led by Dick Grasmick, for its creation of a user-friendly city government, and promised to create an enterprise permitting system next year to help streamline interactions with developers and other permit-seekers.Related stories
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