In March, Belmont Patch a the City of Belmont's website, www.belmont.gov. More than half (57 percent), rated the site as poor and in need of improvement.
According to the issued by earlier this week, the city is shopping around for a vendor to redesign the website.
Scoles reports that the city is awaiting responses to a Request for Qualifications (RFQ); the closing date for RFQs is Aug. 31. He says the city should have the vendor selected in the next few months.
Because a city's website is often times the first thing a potential new resident, business or student sees when researching an area, it's important to have a a site that is attractive, easy to navigate and full of useful information.
Tell us in the comment section below what you'd like to see incorporated into the design of the new City of Belmont website.
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