Posted on: May 1, 2017

IT Wins Two NACo Awards for Innovation

Pierce County wins 2017 NACo Award for innovation

Pierce County has won a National Association of Counties (NACo) Award for using the latest technology to streamline elections.

During the 2016 Presidential Election, Pierce County needed a secure and more efficient way to check in hundreds of temporary ele...

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Posted on: June 22, 2016

Puget Sound Fresh App Wins Top Design Award

Puget Fresh App Wins 2016 Apex Award

The Puget Sound Fresh App is the perfect way for consumers to learn about fresh summer produce or find local farmer markets. Now the popular app has won a 2016 Apex Award for design and overall communications excellence. APEX 2016 is an international comp...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Chuck Buzzard named GIS Person of Year!

Chuck Buzzard named 2016 GIS Person of the Year

Pierce County’s Chuck Buzzard is a groundbreaking technologist, innovative leader, and partner with many state and local agencies. Chuck has now been named “GIS Person of the Year” for his expertise and countless hours of volunteering. The Washington Stat...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Email Migration Sets Industry Standard

Bishop Outlook Case Study

A new case study from data management company Bishop details how Pierce County migrated a legacy email archive system to Office 365. The County worked with Bishop to copy 233 million messages to the Microsoft Cloud, while at the same time ensuring the mig...

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Posted on: August 6, 2015

Pierce County's Online Permitting Best in Nation

Pierce County Permitting System Best in Nation

Pierce County has won a top technology award for creating the most advanced permitting system in the nation. The Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Award recognizes the county’s efforts to streamline a key service and save significant money.

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