Ahead of the Curve – How Leading Local Governments are Benefitting from Sustainability and Other Trends
(Vocus) February 11, 2010
BasicGov Systems, Inc. (TSX Venture: BSG.V) has published a sponsored white paper for local governments produced by HB Lanarc, leaders in sustainable communities. The “Ahead of the Curve” white paper and related blog series explores municipal leadership challenges and opportunities, including a move to adopt sustainable practices while improving community development review and approvals. Case study overviews from communities in British Columbia, Canada and New Mexico, US are referenced.
White Paper download:
Download and read white paper “Ahead of the Curve – How Leading Local Governments are Benefitting from Sustainability and Other Trends”.
In collaboration with the White Paper, BasicGov is hosting a blog series with author and sustainability planning expert, Peter Whitelaw, to invite discussions about “Ahead of the Curve” trends and leadership opportunities, at http://www.basicgov.com/blog.
BasicGov Systems, Inc. (TSX Venture: BSG) develops, sells and supports web-based software, also known as Software as a Service (SaaS), for local governments throughout North America. BasicGov software suite includes: Permits & Inspections; Code Enforcement; Licensing; Planning; and Citizen Portal. The software allows cities and local governments to improve productivity and provide better services to citizens by streamlining and automating processes in its community development to achieve smart growth and sustainability goals. To help small or large government agencies lower IT costs BasicGov has an aggressive SaaS subscription pricing model. BasicGov has partnered with Salesforce.com and its Force.com cloud computing platform used by more than 55,000 organizations worldwide to deliver industry leading performance, security and scalability to government customers. http://www.basicgov.com
About HB Lanarc
HB Lanarc Consultants Ltd. are planning and design consultants based in Vancouver British Columbia. The firm is a North American leader in sustainable communities, with a strong track record on projects from community-wide plans to climate change planning, sustainable landscape design, and knowledge tools for sustainable development. http://www.hblanarc.ca