In its continuing efforts to provide premier communications with its customers, the City of NewBerlin is pleased to announce the redesign of its website, www.newberlin.org. The newlydesigned site combines a modern layout with enhanced, on-demand communication tools.According to IT Director, Nick Roethel, “The site blends functionality with the most asked fortools in a tasteful design. The most notable addition is the Notify Me piece allowing customersto sign up for announcements, then receive them via email or text message.” The site featurescustomer-friendly controls, easy to find features such as a customizable calendar, as well as adesign that places the most requested elements on the front page.In addition to the updated look and feel, the site offers increased access from anywhere. The cityhas added a mobile presence which will allow customers to access the site from most types ofcellular data devices including iPhones, Droids and iPads. In addition, the site adds accessibilityfeatures for the sight and hearing impaired. The site also provides easy access and fullintegration to the city’s social media presence.The website is a key element in the city’s efforts to increase communication with its residents.According to City Clerk/Community Relations Director Kari Morgan, “…the site takesgovernment transparency to a whole new level.” The site builds on the on-going effort forincreased public meeting access that allows the ability to view meeting proceedings, on-demandthrough interactive streaming video. The feature also allows residents to track legislative itemsthrough their full approval process with a simple search. Residents may access this free serviceby clicking on the “Minutes/Agendas/Meeting Videos” on the front page of the city website.