The Information Technology section manages the computer infrastructure and information systems across the Municipal Office, North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre, Water & Wastewater Treatment Centre, Fire Hall, Public Works Depot & SSEA. This includes the administration of a secure and reliable network for over 130 computer systems. The town's information systems include core functions such as financial management, payroll, asset management, and property management. Staff also manages software licensing, desktop installation, security as well as data backup and recovery.
Geographic Information Systems
The GIS section is responsible for developing and maintaining spatial information services for all town departments. GIS is used for many projects such as Asset Management, inventories, and mapping for operations personnel.
The GIS section provides mapping support for Engineering Department, Public Works Maintenance Operations, Water and Wastewater Operations, Parks and Recreation, and Emergency Management groups internally, as well as working with developers, consultants and utilities for mapping requests and engineering drawings.