Municipal Solutions Group, Inc.

Municipal Solutions Group, Inc.

August 22, 2007 16:00 ET

The City of Paramount, CA Selects CityView™ From Municipal Software to Improve Service Delivery

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 22, 2007) - Municipal Software (TSX VENTURE:MSZ) announced today that the City of Paramount, CA has selected CityView - Property Information, Permits and Inspections, Planning and Code Enforcement - to automate and track their Community Development and Neighborhood Services activities.

With a population growth of 15% between 1990 and 2000, Paramount realized that in order to meet the increased service demands of their constituents, they needed an integrated solution to automate their business processes. CityView will help Paramount increase their efficiency and effectiveness by eliminating data silos and providing a centralized database easily accessible by all departments.

"CityView provides us with a long-term solution by allowing us to configure our business process automation rules to evolve with codes and ordinances as they change," said Alex Fong, Administrative Services Director. "As a City that is actively involved in building and improving our community it is very important that the solution has the flexibility to change as we do."

"CityView provides Paramount's staff and constituents with the benefits of a more streamlined local government and the City with the tools to continue and maintain their urban renewal program," said Iain McLean, CEO and President of Municipal Software. "We are pleased to be able to support a client that places such value on building and maintaining pride in their city. Paramount joins a growing community in California, now numbering eleven, applying CityView to address their growth needs."

About Paramount, CA

Paramount has a growing population of 60,000 residents and is a uniquely dynamic, attractive, and well-run municipality characterized by a balanced combination of residential, industrial, and commercial developments.

Businesses are flourishing in Paramount due to a number of factors: the City's convenient location that is near four major freeways, the Los Angeles International Airport, and the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles; its attractive land prices; its business incentive programs; and a business-friendly reputation.

For further information about this press release or this project, please contact Alex Fong at 562.220.2155.

About Municipal Software Corporation

Municipal Software Corporation (TSX VENTURE:MSZ) provides easily installed, packaged software solutions that manage the everyday business processes of local governments. The solutions are based on 25 years of experience with a product platform that easily adapts to the changing practices of clients. Branded under the CityView name, the company provides a number of highly configurable solutions to automate practices in Property Information, Permits and Inspections, Planning, Code Enforcement, Licensing and Cashiering. CityView Application Builder is a set of application development tools that allows the client to develop unique applications to match specific needs. The company recently launched web-based services under the Local Government Manager™ name for jurisdictions looking for the convenience and cost effectiveness of a hosted application. Municipal Software offers a complete range of services from training and customer support of its suite of products to custom development for unique applications.

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Contact Information

  • Municipal Software Corporation
    Iain McLean
    (250) 475-6600 ext. 243 or 1-800-665-5647 ext. 243