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PSA for Local Governments: There’s Something Missing from Your Financials

By |2019-11-25T20:30:45+00:00Jul. 01, 2019|Product|

(...and you’ll never get public consensus without it) At ClearGov, when we talk to local governments about transparency, we often hear a familiar refrain, ‘Thanks, but we’re already very transparent. We post our annual budget right on our website for [...]

Newspaper Closures Affect Local Government and the Public Bears the Burden

By |2019-11-25T20:30:36+00:00May. 28, 2019|Leadership, Product|

The decline in local reporting means fewer watchdogs, a less informed electorate, and higher financing fees These days fewer and fewer residents show up at public meetings, an occurrence we’ve lamented in this space before. More troubling perhaps is the [...]

Can Modern Cities Manage with Legacy Software?

By |2019-11-25T20:30:57+00:00May. 09, 2019|Leadership, Product|

A recent NPR Marketplace segment shines a spotlight on the tech challenges local governments face The word “legacy” is often used to describe something handed down from one generation to the next. It could be money or property bequeathed in a [...]

5 Easy Ways to Prep for Your Annual Budget Reviews Using ClearGov

By |2019-10-17T14:09:22+00:00Apr. 01, 2019|ClearGov Communities, Leadership|

With the ClearGov platform, you’ve got a powerful tool at your disposal to help prepare for your annual budget review, and really any meeting (either internal or public-facing) in which you’ll be discussing finances, capital projects, or short- and long-term [...]

USA Today Features ClearGov Among Best Places to Work in Boston

By |2019-11-25T20:31:28+00:00Mar. 28, 2019|Company News, Press|

(Psst … We’re hiring! Come join our winning team!) We’re honored to announce that ClearGov has been featured in USA Today and recognized by the compensation, culture, and career monitoring website Comparably.com as a Best Place to Work in 2019. [...]