Action Item 6.4.1.1: Technology for delivering services

Explore ways in which Town government can use current technology to communicate and disseminate information and provide services, including:
  • Updating the contents, aesthetics and access of the town website.
  • Setting up payment notifications for taxes and other bills online for residents, thus making the transactions easier for residents and also cut down costs of labor and materials.
  • Making the permitting process simpler by establishing online application forms, database and converting all files into digital records.
Priority: 
Highest
Timing: 
Short-Term (complete by 2015)
Primary Inventory Element: 
Facilities
Lead Owner: 
Information Technology Department<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Building Department
Engineering Department
Finance Department
Fire Department
Health Department
Highway Department
Manager Department
Natural Resources Department
Planning Department
Police
Recreation Department
School Committees
Volunteer Coordinating Committee