Bolstered by the momentum across government agenciesto offer mobile- and web-based capabilities for field workers, Accela hasseen rapid adoption of productivity apps including Accela Inspector,Accela Work Crew and Accela Code Officer. In recent months, Accelahas seen:
The number of government agencies adopting Accela apps up300% over prior year, and;
The number of users installing Accela productivity apps increase150% quarter-over-quarter.Accela is also working with partners like CityGovApp to build anddeliver agency-specific solutions for service management and productivity, including a 311 mobile and web dashboard, ManholeInspection, Rental Property Inspection, Garage Sale Permitting andmore."The Civic Cloud enables us to quickly and cost-effectively build anddeploy mobile solutions that meet individual agency requirements. Moreimportantly, we can offer those innovations to a large and growingfamily of agencies across North America and around the world," saidAzmat Tanauli, CEO, CityGovApp.
Expanding upon a track record of engaging citizens withinnovative technology and capabilities, Accela is announcing the betaavailability of Civic Hero, enabling agencies to engage entirecommunities with an innovative mobile application that empowerscitizens to report non-emergency community issues such as graffiti, potholes, or damaged public property to local government. From their smartphones, citizens simply select the type of issue they're reporting,snap a quick photo or add a comment and they're done. Citizens can alsoreview and track comments reported by others.