News Flash

Home - County News

Posted on: August 15, 2018

Chester County Wins Top Excellence Award for Website

CCAP website of the year award 2

Chester County’s website, chesco.org, received top state-wide honors with the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) naming it a winner in its 2018 Excellence in Website Awards.   The award, for website in a first-to-third class county, was recently presented to Chester County at the CCAP annual conference in Gettysburg, PA.

In presenting the award, CCAP’s first vice president, Kathi Cozzone, noted Chester County’s website design, its up-to-date content and user-friendly navigation as some of the reasons for the award. The judging panel noted website enhancements that led to accessible, modern designs with increased functionality, the highlighting of county services, and greater transparency to improve residents’ interactions with county government.  

Chester County’s website receives 110,000 site visits on average every month and provides valuable information on all County services including how to obtain a passport, paying taxes online, easy juror login, emergency preparedness information and health clinics.

Recent features added to the website are WebCAD, a web-based incident monitoring system that allows visitors to view real time fire, emergency medical and traffic incidents in Chester County; the Pipeline Information Center; a new online reservation system for parks education programs, camping and pavilion rentals; and Walkworks ChesCo! which encourages residents to sign up and track their steps towards the County’s goal to walk five billion steps by the end of this year.  


Photo Caption: Dennis Stuckey, President of the Board of Directors for the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (right), presents the Excellence in Website Design Award to Chester County Communications Coordinator Becky Brain (left), and Sue Morris, the County’s Digital Communications Coordinator.


Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Home - County News

download

VISTA 2025 Update

Posted on: November 17, 2018
Chester Valley Trail in West Whiteland

Chester Valley Trail West Meeting

Posted on: October 31, 2018
License your dog

Dog Licenses are Past Due for 2018

Posted on: April 24, 2018
spoofing

Fraudulent eMail Spoofing

Posted on: February 14, 2018
new alex

Geography miscue continues magical odyssey

Posted on: November 21, 2017
2018 prelimbudget

Preliminary Budget for 2018

Posted on: November 9, 2017
Walkworks - ONE BILLION STEPS

Chester County Walks One BILLION Steps!

Posted on: October 10, 2017
va.png

Chester County Hosts Veterans’ Breakfast

Posted on: February 13, 2017
Love your Library Graphic.jpg

Take the "Love your Library" Survey

Posted on: February 10, 2017
Smart911.png

Chester County introduces Smart911

Posted on: January 31, 2017
phome scam.png

Sheriff warns of phone scams

Posted on: January 5, 2017
Passport Office

Passport Process Simplified

Posted on: April 19, 2016
Code Blue Resources

Code Blue Resources

Posted on: February 12, 2016
All-elected-officials-and-MDJs.jpg

Elected Officials Are Sworn Into Office

Posted on: January 4, 2016