Municipal Software Corporation

Municipal Software Corporation

March 30, 2006 16:43 ET

Municipal Software Corporation: The City of Inver Grove Heights, MN, Selects CityView Prebuilts

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 6, 2006) - Municipal Software (TSX VENTURE:MSZ) is pleased to announce that the City of Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, has just purchased its CityView PreBuilt® solution to automate its Building Inspections Department to prepare for growth.

According to Frank Martin, Chief Building Official at the City, "the Northwest Area Water and Sanitary Sewer Extension project will provide for over 7,000 new residential units, over three million square feet of commercial property and 400 acres of light industrial development. Upon the project's approval, we knew we had to select a system to help us keep pace with the demands on our Building Inspections staff. We wanted to replace an outdated system with a product that is robust, scalable, and which we can implement quickly."

Inver Grove Heights will build on the business process best practices included in the CityView PreBuilts, to provide a comprehensive, quickly implemented system to track the building department's activities.

Iain McLean, Chief Executive Officer for Municipal Software stated, "By choosing CityView PreBuilts, Inver Grove Heights will be able to take an out-of-the-box automated solution, populate it with their data, configure with their business rules, and be able to meet their growth needs. Municipal Software has a great solution for the business process challenges faced by local governments."

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 23 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 out-of-the-box solutions automating practices in Property Information, Permits and Inspections, Planning, Code Enforcement, Business 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. Municipal Software offers a complete range of services from training and customer support of its suite of products to custom development for unique applications.

About the City of Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota

The City of Inver Grove Heights is home to approximately 30,000 residents. Located in Northern Dakota County, Inver Grove Heights is in close proximity to the Mississippi River Valley, which provides a beautiful natural setting and year-round recreational activities. The wooded terrain provides for a mix of residential dwelling and commercial facilities. The schools, park facilities, community center and golf course are among the Twin Cities best. The City has experienced significant commercial development recently and this is set to continue, with the population expected to reach 52,000 by the year 2020.

Contact Information

  • Municipal Software Corporation
    Frank Martin
    (651) 450-2549
    Municipal Software Corporation
    Iain McLean
    (250) 475-6600 ext. 243 or 1-800-665-5647 ext 243