Improving Board Effectiveness with the City of Canton, SD

Ever wondered how cloud-based technology could help your board become more effective? Or maybe how spending a little money now could save your community tens of thousands for years to come?

The city of Canton, SD is successfully automating and streamlining its board management processes via BoardDocs. Prior, the city had utilized an intensive paper process for creating its council packets, but understood the urgency of finding a solution that would immediately reduce costs and improve efficiencies.

Since adopting a board management solution, the city of Canton has realized dramatic cost savings by decreasing both paper consumption and reducing the time of staff needed to support meetings. More importantly, all board information is available at the council's fingertips. They love having a confidential area for council member eyes only, plus the system is intuitive and easy to navigate. Join us for this free webinar to learn more.

Amanda Mack

City Manager, Canton, SD

Amanda Mack, city manager, is the city of Canton's chief executive and responsible to the city commission for the proper administration of city business. Amanda plays a vital role for the community by acting as a link between the public and all employees. She is also responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the city, along with a multitude of other administrative duties, including the budget development, coordination of human resources functions, and receiving many of the concerns that various citizens and groups may bring forth. She reports directly to the city commission, and her office prepares the agenda and commission packets for their meetings. The city of Canton has several infrastructure projects underway, has developed a new housing incentive program and successfully celebrated its 150th anniversary this summer.


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1.50 ICMA CE credits  |  Certificate available
1.50 ICMA CE credits  |  Certificate available