Schaumburg places third in Digital Cities Survey

The village of Schaumburg has placed third in the 2017 Digital Cities Survey, which recognizes communities for improving citizen services, enhancing transparency and encouraging citizen engagement.

Schaumburg is the only Illinois community ranked in the top 10 of its population category.

Open to all U.S. cities, the survey ranked the village third in cities with a population of 74,999 or less. Top-ranked digital cities and villages in this year's survey are promoting citizen inclusion in important government processes and sharing government data with the public.

The village recently redesigned its website to increase transparency by providing online meeting materials and an interactive calendar, among other tools.

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