Core Values

Technology Services provides secure, reliable, and efficient integrated technology solutions in alignment with city goals, while delivering excellence in customer service.

In support of this mission, we will:
  • Partner with all city departments to understand the digital needs of staff and citizenry
  • Provide leadership and planning for the effective and strategic use of emerging technologies
  • Demonstrate technical and operational excellence through a commitment to professionalism and continuous improvement
Technology Services will be recognized as a high performance team providing superior end-user support, training and technological innovation in support of continued effectiveness, efficiency, and transparency within the city and in alignment with the city's mission and goals.

Standard of Conduct
In recognition of my obligation to society I shall:
  • Protect the privacy and confidentiality of all information entrusted to me
  • Use my skill and knowledge to inform the public in all areas of my expertise
  • To the best of my ability, insure that the products of my work are used in a socially responsible way
  • Support, respect, and abide by the appropriate local, state , provincial, and federal laws
  • Never misrepresent or withhold information that is germane to a problem or situation of public concern nor will I allow any such known information to remain unchallenged
  • Not use knowledge of a confidential or personal nature in any unauthorized manner to achieve personal gain
Excerpt taken from the Association of Information Technology Professionals.

Environmental Responsibility
  • We replace all equipment on a stringent replacement cycle to take advantage of the benefits of green computing
  • Old computers, monitors, printers, and miscellaneous electronics are recycled with State-approved e-waste recycling contractors
  • When possible, certain used equipment is made available for the public by auction, on
  • Cell phones are recycled with state-approved e-waste recycling contractors
  • We monitor the performance of our computer facilities' A/C units, to minimize electrical power consumption
  • We monitor computer electrical power needs, turning off unneeded equipment
  • We espouse think before you print ideology and are constantly looking for ways to build efficiencies through printing less
  • Our work is carefully scheduled to maintain customer service standards and simultaneously reduce emissions (driving less)
  • Packing materials are re-used where possible and recycled in appropriate containers for pickup by the city's waste hauler