Idaho launches budgeting portal, hoping to rebuild public trust
State Controller Brandon Woolf says he has plans to encourage data reporting across the state and regain trust from a disillusioned public.
Government leaders report feeling overwhelmed by demands of civic engagement
New survey results show that managing the data and expectations of their communities is often more than than government officials are ready for.
OpenGov expands the meaning of transparency with latest acquisition
Performance management and government transparency software company OpenGov is growing its tools with the acquisition of a civic engagement platform.
New performance tracking tool gives California city a clearer view into fire dangers, illicit businesses and more
Like many jurisdictions, the City of San Rafael has been tracking metrics for years, but officials say the information is now easier to understand and act upon.
Assembling the open government puzzle
Transparency efforts are becoming more sophisticated. But everywhere you look, something is missing.
OpenGov announces $30 million in funding
The software company's growth indicates a sustained interest among governments in using technology to improve performance and accountability.