Empowering People Through Innovative Technology
The IT department is responsible for the City’s technology which includes providing support for business applications, maintaining IT infrastructure for City operations, and supports City departments with their initiatives for residents and customers.
The Geographic Information System (GIS) Services is the team responsible for maintaining geographic and spatial data about the City’s physical infrastructure, parcels, zoning, sensitive area, etc. These services provide staff with maps that allow them to communicate, perform analysis, share information, and solve problems around the city. Driven by geography, GIS Services enables the City to respond to service requests submitted by residents on My Sammamish.
Information Technology Services is a team of technicians who respond to requests and provides troubleshooting support through our IT HelpDesk. In addition they provide designing, maintaining, and monitoring the City’s sensitive data. This team also handles procurement, maintenance, and technical support for systems that handle the City’s vital functions such as finance, permitting, and asset management.
The Web Services team supports City staff through development, integration, and maintenance of web-based systems. This includes the City website as well as the Intranet, and Public Record Requests. This team also manages live broadcasting of City meetings on TV21 as well as making those meeting videos available on-demand on the City’s Youtube Channel.