Stop Racing the Clock: How to Prepare for a Public Meeting

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Municipal clerks are some of the busiest employees in state and local government—something that probably doesn’t need to be told to the people who have the job. They have countless daily tasks to complete, but they never have enough time. That makes task efficiency vital to a clerk accomplishing everything that needs to be done… Read more »


Be Like San Jose: Save Time and Paper by Going Digital

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If you’re a city clerk, you know full well that the job can be hectic—filled with a deluge of time-sensitive items that often require considerable amounts of person power. That’s how the City of San Jose Clerk’s Office felt as it dealt with handling its citizen boards and meeting agenda preparation. The boards process was… Read more »




Save Time with Better Meeting Minutes: 4 Tips for Municipal Clerks

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Did you know in a recent study of 170 municipal clerks, a full one-third believed their workload is unreasonable? It makes sense. Clerks have a million things going on. Preparing agendas, posting notices, managing records, processing payroll, coordinating elections, arranging meetings—the list goes on and on and on. And besides being the glue holding their… Read more »



Get to Know Your Friendly Neighborhood Clerk

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Clerks are the unsung heroes of the public sector. They help file and manage important records, ensure elections are conducted fairly and accurately and record public meetings for transparency. Government would have a hard time functioning without them. To learn more about one of the most important roles in local government, Granicus hosted a webinar,… Read more »




Event Recap: A Texas City’s Tips for Modernizing Public Sector Tech

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At the core of each city government is the constituents it serves. However, manual processes and outdated tools make it difficult to meet the needs of citizens. So how does a jurisdiction with limited resources achieve this? At Granicus’ recent Digital Engagement Day in Austin, Texas, we turned to the City of North Richland Hill,… Read more »