Nowadays, most folks access government agencies and services via the web or via social media. Thus, it’s frustrating that most public agency websites are pretty lousy–especially as you move to smaller units of government where funds for web design are limited or non-existent. Yet, there are some great resources and innovations out in the market today, and they are annually recognized in the Government Technology/Center for Digital Goverment “Best of the Web” awards. The 2012 winners were just selected, with five top performers each at the state, county, and local levels. The winners in each category are:
All of these sites are clean, attractive, inituitive, and easy to navigate. They’re worth a visit!