‘Accountable Clarkstown’ platform engages residents with access to budget
(New City, NY) – Clarkstown Supervisor
George Hoehmann announced today the launch of a new
digital platform called ‘Accountable Clarkstown’ that provides residents,
elected officials and staff, unprecedented access to the Town’s finances.
‘Accountable Clarkstown’ transforms complex financial data into an interactive,
digital format that enables better analysis and understanding of the Town’s
finances. The intuitive design makes it easier to explore how
taxpayer money is collected and spent. The platform may be accessed by
clicking the ‘Accountable Clarkstown’ logo on the town’s website at
OpenGov platform displays 5 years of government
spending and revenue detail in a user-friendly portal.Users can view
historical revenue and expenditure trends over time and explore multiple views
of financial data, including by fund, department, expense, or revenue type.
"On day one I
promised the people of Clarkstown a more transparent and responsive
government," said Supervisor Hoehmann. “By
giving our residents access to our financial information, we take another step
toward a government that the people of our Town can be proud of."
Beyond sharing information with the
public, the Town can
also use ‘Accountable Clarkstown’ internallyto create custom reports, manage operations to budget, and keep