The downtown skyline of Jackson, Michigan. Wikimedia Commons photo.

UM Students Now Building Citizen Connection Technology For Jackson

In what the University of Michigan describes as a first-of-its-kind partnership, UM students have begun building information technology tools for the city of Jackson aimed at solving more than a dozen civic challenges identified by city officials.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2014


Mobile The Next Frontier For E-Gov Satisfaction, According to ForeSee

A poll of ForeSee federal government clients shows that one-third of e-government Web sites currently has a functional mobile site or mobile app and more than half are planning or developing a mobile site, app, or both, providing evidence that federal government agencies are beginning to recognize the benefits and opportunity of the mobile channel for serving citizens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

Michigan Digital Summit Connects Government Technology Leaders

Technology leaders from state, county, city and township government convened at the Lansing Center on Nov. 2 and 3 for the ninth annual Michigan Digital Government Summit. The conference serves as a strategic tool for managers, executives and policy makers in government technology.


Express SOS

Michigan Secretary of State Adds More Online Services

Michigan residents can now access the online, no-wait Secretary of State through a new tool available at ExpressSOS.com, Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011


Good Government Web Sites Save Money, Foster Democracy

Ann Arbor-based ForeSee Results Tuesday issued its quarterly report on the American Customer Satisfaction Index’s E-Government Satisfaction Index, which indicates that good federal government Web sites save the government money and foster democracy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2011


Oakland CIO In DC For Tech Talks

Oakland County’s position as one of the most digitally advanced counties in the nation will be front and center at the National Association of Counties 2011 Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C., which began Saturday.



New Report: State Of E-Gov Union Is Strong

Ann Arbor-based ForeSee Results Tuesday released the American Customer Satisfaction Index E-Government Satisfaction Index, showing that citizen satisfaction with federal government Web sites remains near its all-time high.


Ann Arbor Ranks No. 6 In Digital City Rankings

For the third year in a row, the City of Ann Arbor has been recognized for its use of technology to create a seamless environment between local government and citizens by e.Republic’s Center for Digital […]


Transparency Helps E-Government Increase Citizen Satisfaction

A new study shows American citizens are quite satisfied with federal government Web sites that provide a range of services, from securing benefits to serving as a resource for research and information. The American Customer […]


New Web Site For Oakland Clerk-Register Office

The Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds Web site has a fresh new look, a new online genealogy search and more tools that make it easier than ever before to order public records. The redesigned site […]