Welcome to our new website
Progress Portal presents a new website format
for the North Carolina Progress Board that offers
you a variety of information that can, and should,
help shape the state's public policy discussions.
Progress Board's mission is to help North Carolina's
leaders and citizens stay focused on the big picture:
the long-term goals and needs of our state and her
citizens. This means setting milestones, checking
progress, reporting data, recommending course corrections,
and scanning imaginative
solutions to jumpstart change.
this website, we put critical information
at your fingertips, organized in an easy-to-follow
format to encourage thoughtful
debate. Ultimately, we hope this will increase citizen
involvement in decision-making; improve our leaders'
ability to identify promising programs and
policies and promote accountability in government.
website has seven major divisions, each with a link
in the navigation box on the left-hand side of the
opening page. Click on:
Scorecard … to see
how the state is doing on numerous carefully
selected indicators of progress.
and Strategies ... to read about best
practices from North Carolina and other states
or other promising idea.
Issues ... learn more about regions around
the state and issues affecting those segments of
and More ... to find a variety of information
about NC organizations, sources of information
and facts about the state.
Links ... to locate public and private agencies
providing information, analysis, advocacy, and services.
Topics ... to read the latest news about
important public policy issues.
Us … to learn more about Progress Board's
mission, accomplishments, products, members and
a more detailed outline of our website, check our
on this website will be updated frequently. Come
back often. And
let us know what you think. We welcome your comments
and suggestions for how we can make this website
even more useful.