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City of Fayetteville Honored As A Digital City Of The Year

11/07/2011

The Center for Digital Government and Digital Communities Program announced the top-ranked governments  in the 10th anniversary Digital Cities Survey, and the City of Fayetteville ranked number 7 in the nation for cities in the 30,000 to 74,999 population range.

The survey focused on results achieved by cities, via the use of technology, in operating efficiencies and realizing strategic objectives despite current fiscal constraints.  The Center for Digital Government is a national research and advisory institute information technology policies and best practices in state and local government.  The Center is a division of eRepublic, a national publishing, event and research company focused on smart media for public sector innovation. 

 "Cities that are investing in technology are capturing cost savings that are critical to continuity of operations and their ability to meet higher demand for services," said Todd Sander, director of Digital Communities. "The highest-ranking cities in the survey showed great strides in consolidating, enabling shared services, government transparency and communications interoperability. We applaud these innovators as they work in the spirit of collaboration to provide extraordinary value to constituents despite budget setbacks."