The (Munster) Times. March 17, 2017
Tech tools hasten government transparency
Technology provides ever-growing opportunities for government transparency.
Local government agencies should seize upon every opportunity to harness inexpensive digital tools in furthering open government.
As national Sunshine Week draws to a close, we call upon Northwest Indiana government agencies to consider two new approaches to transparency: live-streaming public meetings on social media and satisfying more public records request in a digital format.
People familiar with Facebook already might be aware of a feature known as Facebook Live.