Transparency and trust are essential for government and public safety to create an effective and strong community. In fact, many states have laws mandating certain documents – such as policies and procedures – be made available to the public.
However, the time and resources required to post the documents, and keep them up to date, can be costly. Files need to be collected, server space needs to be acquired, and someone needs to ensure the latest revisions are given to IT for upload.
Despite your best intentions – the process can be rather tedious.