The Center for Government Innovation
Access the knowledge and resources to help your local government innovate and improve.
Helping local governments help the people they serve
We have resources to help local governments throughout Washington work better. We offer tools and services to help you solve problems and improve operations. Our team is available by phone, online or in person to offer assistance at no additional cost.
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We help you improve how work gets done. Whether it's purchasing, payroll, or any other area, Lean services can help your government optimize efficiency, quality and customer service.Find out more »
We offer engaging and interactive teambuilding and leadership workshops to help strengthen your team, increase trust and productivity, and promote workplace harmony and employee satisfaction.Find out more »
Local governments are attractive targets for cyber criminals. That's why we created the #BeCyberSmart program, which includes free checkups, resources and training, to help governments improve their overall cyber health.Find out more »
Financial Intelligence Tool
Developed by the State Auditor's Office (SAO), the interactive Financial Intelligence Tool (FIT) gives you the data you need to help your government make better business decisions and improve its financial health.Financial Intelligence Tool »
We provide a variety of free guides, checklists, and best practices to help governments improve internal controls, grants management, procurement practices, financial reporting, operations, technology and more.Find out more »
Connect with the Center's experts in Washington government operations to get answers to your questions about internal controls, procurement, financial reporting, cybersecurity and more.Find out more »
The tools, programs and support provided to local governments are supported by the funding created when Washington voters passed Initiative 900 in 2005, authorizing SAO to undertake performance audits.