Government website accessibility 2018-07-24T11:54:59+00:00

Government website accessibility

Government website accessibility

ProudCity ensures governments continuously meet universal digital accessibility requirements so that you best serve all members of your community.


ProudCity government accessibility conformance includes:

Level AA Conformance

Adherence to technical and legal accessibility standards

Accessibility checker

Page-specific accessibility status review and reporting

Keyboard tabbing

Sequential navigation and page link tabulation

Image alt text

Image text description editing that supports screen-reading devices

Form labeling

Default and editable form field descriptions

Commitment pages

Templated government accessibility policy page (example)

Semantic markup

Built-in and editable, structured HTML page markup

Jump links

Anchor links to a specific in-page location

Aria attributes

Object role definitions (videos, forms, articles, alerts, buttons, etc.)

Font size adjustment

Page text size adjustment


Dynamic website sitemap with direct links to all pages

Device adaptability

Automated device adaptability (screenreader, mobile, tablet, laptop, desktop)

ProudCity Accessibility Checker

ProudCity Accessibility Checker

ProudCity Accessibility Checker helps governments understand and stay updated on pertinent accessibility issues and continue to maintain AA compliance. PAC helps government website managers run accessibility reports, view errors/warnings, resolve these issues immediately and gives you complete confidence you’re meeting key accessibility criteria to best serve all members of your community.

  • Dashboard to manage page accessibility status
  • Page pass, error, warning reports
  • Create, view, export reports
  • Accessibility help and resources