The Municipality of Haparanda initiates ePetitioning

­ ­ The Municipality of Haparanda has decided to introduce ePetitioning for its citizens and visitors. The aim is to increase local democracy , create participation and to receive proposals that benefit the municipality and its development.­­ ­
imCode has been given mandate to initiate the processe and then install an ePetitioning system, with which visitors to the web site can submit proposals for action, add attachments, links, and other suplementary materials.

The finished ePetitions will collect signatures from website visitors. If an ePetition receives more than 30 signatures it will be passed straight to the City Council for decision.

The process mapping is done, now remains to bring the technical system into operation during the autumn.