Montgomery County, Pa. selects OpenGov to improve efficiency in countywide budgeting and planning

07-23-2020 Montgomery County, Pa., the third-largest county in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has partnered with OpenGov – the leader in enterprise cloud solutions for government – to modernize the county’s budgeting, planning, reporting and community engagement processes to drive increased accountability, efficiency and transparency.

“This is a transitional moment for Montgomery County. We need new tools to meet today’s challenges and to execute on our shared vision of ensuring an effective, transparent, and fiscally responsible government. We must be collaborative, accurate, and strategic in our budgeting and planning in order to meet our goals in this environment. Our partnership with OpenGov does that and solidifies our commitment to providing the residents and business community of Montgomery County with an open, transparent and responsible government,” said Dr. Valerie A. Arkoosh, Chair, Montgomery County Board of Commissioners.

“We are excited that OpenGov will help our staff be more effective within the budgeting and planning process,” said Montgomery County Chief Financial Officer, Dean Dortone. “The integrated system will allow our team to reinvest saved time and resources to focus on service delivery to our constituents and improve value and results. We have completely transformed our budgeting and capital planning processes amidst the COVID crisis, and put the County in a position for long-term success by leveraging OpenGov technology.”

Eric DiProspero, Director of North America Local Government with OpenGov shared, “The work that the County Commissioners and their staff are doing is truly inspiring and impressive. As one of the more forward-thinking counties in the nation, their commitment to modernizing service delivery and improving operational efficiency is top-tier, and we are excited to help them deliver for both Montgomery County residents and employees.”

Montgomery County joins over a thousand public sector organizations leveraging OpenGov to revolutionize work processes with cloud-based software designed specifically for the needs of government. OpenGov will serve the County with technology that streamlines the budgeting process, aligns budgets to performance outcomes, enables enterprise-level resource planning, and builds trust with constituents.


About OpenGov

OpenGov is the leader in providing our nation’s state agencies and local governments with modern cloud software to help power more effective and accountable government. Built exclusively for the unique budgeting, financial, and community development needs of the public sector, OpenGov solutions help our more than 1,000 customers plan effectively, increase efficiency, and improve engagement through better collaboration and transparency.

Published: July 23, 2020