EATON — The Metropolis of Eaton released a new and improved municipal web-site on Friday, Dec. 17.
The internet site stays located at www.cityofeaton.org, and is a perform in development, in accordance to Metropolis of Eaton Community Advancement Specialist Leslie Collins, who launched the web page through Eaton City Council’s last assembly of the 12 months on Monday, Dec. 20.
The new web site is a large improvement about the former outdated web page, in accordance to Collins.
“Not only is the new site quick to keep and edit for city employees, but it also supplies an ease of navigation the previous internet site did not present. It is our hope it supplies our residents and readers with self-services capacity which cuts down on their need to have to get in touch with the City Building for an respond to or variety they can effortlessly locate on-line,” Collins said. “From acquiring an software or zoning info, to studying our codified ordinances or having to pay their drinking water payments, men and women can very easily locate their way to what they require.”
Articles from the aged web-site, as perfectly as articles from eatonpolice.org, eatonfireoh.org and the city’s independent Mound Hill Cemetery web page was migrated about into the new web site, in accordance to Collins.
Highlights of the new web site include things like a fresh modern day glance, a module devoted to the city’s news and announcements, an interactive calendar where by readers will be in a position to uncover upcoming conferences and gatherings, as nicely as backlinks to agendas and other files which are associated to them, and a lot more.
A user-welcoming vital links menu along the bottom of the household web site supplies effortless obtain to many places of the website, including directories of meeting agendas and minutes, types and allow apps, and the calendar. “The Eaton Law enforcement and Fireplace & EMS Divisions’ sites have also been rolled into the new Town of Eaton website, and back links to those people are offered there as well,” Collins mentioned.
A different important straightforward-to-entry crucial link is a single which will allow citizens to pay out and check out their h2o utility bills on the web.
“We also have the means to put internet site-extensive, or division-centric alerts up, which guests to the new website might have seen we utilised to announce our workplace closures for the vacations, for example,” Collins noted.
For the web page job, the City of Eaton contracted with Municode (Municipal Code Corporation,) the largest codifier of lawful documents for regional governments in the United States and a nationally recognized supplier of agenda and meeting administration and municipal web site style solutions. The organization creates internet sites made specifically for regional authorities. Municode was a short while ago acquired by CivicPlus, the civic encounter know-how developer at present working with the Preble County Commissioners for completion of a new county web-site.
The Town of Eaton released the improved www.cityofeaton.org web page on late final month.