AVON — City Administrator Gregory S. Enos is happy to announce that the City of Avon is making ready to launch a brand new app that can permit residents to maintain monitor of a wide range of enterprise and financial providers on the town.
The app, Uncover Avon MA, will function a complete itemizing of essential data referring to the city, akin to a enterprise listing, occasion listings, leisure alternatives, up-to-date information and issues residents must learn about city authorities providers and choices.
It’s now out there for obtain from the Apple Retailer and Google Play. There is no such thing as a price for the app.
The app is being funded by a $71,000 grant from the Massachusetts Workplace of Enterprise Growth’s Native Pilot Challenge, which was awarded to the Previous Colony Planning Council. OCPC represents 17 municipalities within the area, together with Avon. The communities of Easton, Brockton and Stoughton have additionally developed an app as a part of this grant.
The grant is an element of a bigger effort by the state to help municipalities’ reduction efforts as a result of COVID-19, akin to selling native companies and eating places (together with a push for residents to “Purchase Native”), cultural and leisure highlights and extra. It permits cities the power to share these options in an easy-to-navigate digital format that can be utilized by anybody with a appropriate cellphone.
“Our native companies and eating places, like all these all through the state and the nation, confronted an uphill battle in the course of the pandemic and we are going to proceed to assist them in no matter method we will,” City Administrator Enos mentioned. “We hope that residents will obtain this new app as a option to maintain monitor of native purchasing and eating alternatives in addition to different essential data referring to City providers.”
The City will quickly be selling the app via indicators, flyers and banners hung outdoors native companies that spotlight a number of the companies all through Avon.
Declare Your Enterprise
If you’re a enterprise proprietor, you may “Declare what you are promoting” at claim.mycivicapps.com. It is possible for you to to replace your itemizing together with your brand, picture, enterprise hours, native offers and extra without cost.
When you don’t see what you are promoting, you may e mail ListMyLocalBusiness@gmail.com for extra data. When you see what you are promoting however don’t need it within the listing, additionally ship an e mail to ListMyLocalBusiness@gmail.com.