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WEBSITE RELEASE NOTES

Website Release Notes

Current designation: Website v3.0

Definitions 

"New" - New features, components or functionality 
"Improvements" - Improvements made to existing features 
"Fixes" - Bugs(technical issues) that have been fixed 
"Known Issues" - Issues that the Web Team are aware of and/or found by the public 
"Operations" - Any changes/improvements that have been done to the servers

v3.1 12.1.2017
New Numerous changes including new layout, additional pages and graphic assets.
Improvements

All of the pages that used the "Tab" system of navigation has been replacement by a traditonal vertical menu. This new layout allows for significantly better search engine optization and usability.

Press Release Signup form has been added to the PR page.

Press Release Archive page added.

Missing content has been placed in respected department areas including meeting schedule information and other content that was missing since launch.

Fixes Various backend code has been cleaned up. Additional code has been implemented in php processes and database communication. These changes increase page load times, increase rendering time for dynamically controled objects powered by PHP.
Known Issues n/a
Upcoming

Citizen Guide Widget that will be installed on the homepage below the search bar. The guide will lead visitors to the most popular city services. 

New Press Release filter feature will be added to the archive page a quicker and more convient experience.

 

v3.0 8.14.2017
New Complete revamp in design, function, usability and accessibility.
Improvements All components and features are new. More details to follow in upcoming release.
Fixes Adjustments made to Press  Releases, Alerts and Blurb modules. These are correlated between the Website and Redtail CMS.
Operations Launching with PostgreSQL 9, new server architecture, new Content Management System "Redtail"
Known Issues
  • Target tabs have no highlight
  • Department Meeting Schedules need updated
Upcoming
  • Citizen Knowledge Guide
  • Update some Department hero banner images
  • Add more images to several department pages