Mohave County, AZ, has been named one of America’s top digital counties by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties. The survey identifies best technology practices among counties nationwide.
Mohave County uses Laserfiche to manage inmate records at county correctional facilities, making it easier to capture and archive this information. Nathan McDaniel, IT Director, said, “The IT department has made great strives to increase the efficiency of county operations. Using Laserfiche to digitize inmate records is a prime example of this.”
Other noteworthy technology initiatives include:
- A citizen-accessible online portal for Board of Supervisors and Commission meeting documentation and video recordings.
- A public web GIS application through which people can locate and search for property information, giving real estate agents in particular a county-supported research tool.
- Acceptance of credit card payments for common government services, such as utility bills and property taxes.
“We applaud Mohave County for its commitment to satisfying the demands of modern citizens through its forward-thinking approach to technology,” said Katie Burke, Government Program Strategist at Laserfiche. “We’re pleased to have contributed to this great county’s success!”
Other Laserfiche users that made the list this year include: Alameda County, CA; Albemarle County, VA; Cabarrus County, NC; Charles County, MD; Cherokee County, GA; Chesterfield County, VA; Davidson County, NC; Eaton County, MI; Fairfax County, VA; Hennepin County, MN; Leon County, FL; Loudoun County, VA; Miami Dade County, FL; Nevada County, CA; Onslow County, NC; St. Tammany Parish, LA; and Tompkins County, NY.
For the full list of winners, visit: http://www.digitalcommunities.com/survey/counties/?year=2014
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