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DTS Received the Following Awards in 2013:


Starred bullet  National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors

MThe County’s “openMontgomery” program was recognized with 2013 Government Programming Award by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA). “openMontgomery” took third place in the Innovative use of Video award category.  Press Release



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Starred bullet  Montgomery Ranks Number One in the Nation In 2013 Digital Counties Survey 

Montgomery County has been named America’s top digital county government in the United States by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties (NACo). Montgomery County received first place honors in the competition for jurisdictions with populations of 500,000 or greater.  Press Release



Center for Digital Government

Starred bullet  National Association of Counties Achievement Awards



NACO

Starred bullet  County’s openMontgomery Program Receives National Technology Award

  • The Public Technology Institute (PTI) has honored Montgomery County with a 2012-2013 Technology Solutions award.

    The openMontgomery program was recognized in the Web, e-Government and Mobile Technology category. Two additional County programs were recognized for Significant Achievement: a Cloud-Based BikeShare Research Tool, and a Mobile IT Service Desk. Montgomery was the only county in the State of Maryland - and the only jurisdiction in the Washington DC metropolitan area - to be recognized with an award by PTI in this year’s technology solutions awards competition.


PTI

For more information, please see the County’s press release at: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/press/PR_details.asp?PrID=9503.


DTS Received the Following Awards in 2012:


Starred bullet  Tech Exec Networks


Information Security project
For more information, please see the County’s press release at: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/press/PR_details.asp?PrID=9503

Starred bullet  National Association of Counties


NACO
Starred bulletThe Center for Digital Government


 
Digital Counties Survey

Starred bulletPublic Technology Institute



PTI

DTS Received the Following Awards in 2011:


Starred bulletNational Association of Counties - 2011 Achievement Awards



NACO

Starred bulletThe Center for Digital Government

  • Montgomery County Earns 3rd Place in America’s Top Digital County Competition for best electronic practices nationwide


Digital Counties Survey

Starred bulletPublic Technology Institute

  • A GIS Platform for Emergency Management & Response: Common Operational Pictures (COP)
  • Operational Pictures (COP)Vehicle Accident Report Purchase
  • SystemH1N1 Flu Vaccine On-line Appointment Booking System


PTI

Starred bulletPublic Technology Institute

  • MC311: Re-engineering Local Government Through Customer Relationship Management
 

DTS Received the Following Awards in 2010:


Starred bulletDigital Government Best of the Web

  • H1N1 Flu Vaccine On-Line Appointment Booking System
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Starred bullet America's Top Digital County Government

Center for Digital Government
Starred bullet NACo awards
  • Vehicle Accident Report Purchase System
  • A GIS Platform for Emergency Management and Response: Common Operational Pictures
  • Mapping School Absenteeism for Managing H1N1 Influenza Outbreak
  • Integration of GIS Web Services with the 311 Call Center
  • H1N1 Flu Vaccine On-Line Appointment Booking System.
National
 

DTS Received the Following Awards in 2009:


Starred bullet Digital Counties Survey - Exemplary Digital Service to Citizens
 
Starred bullet PTI Technology Solutions and Innovations Awards:
          Estimated Tax Calculator.
          It Happened Here: GIS Data as Demonstrative Evidence
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Starred bulletMontgomery County Recognized by PTI as Innovation Lab for Implementing Configuration Management Practices
 

2009 awards organization logogs
 

DTS Received the Following Awards in 2008:


Starred bulletCounty Cable Montgomery - 23rd Annual Government Programming Award  (NATOA)
Starred bulletDigital Counties Survey: Outstanding Use of Technology(Center for Digital Government)
Starred bulletAn Innovative Way of Using Motor Vehicle Records to Address Building Inventory [PTI]
Starred bulletFire and Rescue Service Personnel Information Management System [PTI]
Starred bulletIT Intelligence Dashboard, [NaCo]
Starred bulletSAAS Integration, [NaCo]
Starred bulletGIS Data in a Format Non-GIS Users Understand:  Google Maps, [NaCo]
Starred bulletInformation Security Awareness and Training Program, [NaCo]
Starred bulletVirtual Town Hall/Live Discussions, [NaCo]
Starred bulletMobile Production Vehicle, [NaCo]


DTS Received the Following Awards in 2006-2007:


starAmerica's Top Digital County Government in 2007  (Center for Digital Government)
starServing Up GIS Data for Emergency Managers [PTI]
starDept of Corrections and Rehabilitation Training Management System, [PTI]
starOpen Source Web Application Monitor - HEARTBEAT, [NaCo]
starServing Up GIS Data for Emergency Managers, [NaCo]
starTargeting Programs & Enhancing Revenues with the Help of GIS, [NaCo]
starCommercial Wireless Integration, [NaCo]
starTop County Websites, Grade A+ - Computerworld/NPRC
starPeer Leadership & Professional Development in Information Security, [IANETSEC]
starTechnology Leadership, [PTI]
starDesktop Modernization, Honorable Mention, [PTI]
starPublic Safety Communications System and Commercial Wireless Integration, Honorable Mention [PTI]


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Awards from Previous Years


2005 Digital Counties Survey Winner!
The Center for Digital Government named Montgomery County Government number five out of the top ten counties nationwide in their 2005 Digital Counties Survey. More >

 Winner of 2005 Best of the Web Awards

 

  • 1st Place Winner: Juvenile Justice Information System
  • 1st Place Winner eSubscription System
  • Honorable Mention: On-line Financial Disclosure System
    More >
2004 Top Pick! For the Third year in a row, MuniNetGuide.com designated the Montgomery County Government Web site as a “Top Pick” of 2004. MuniNetGuide.com is a leading national web site covering municipal-related content on the Internet. More >

Top-10 Digital County Governments Winner! Montgomery County Government was named by the Center for Digital Government and National Association of Counties (NACo) as a winner of their 2004 Digital Counties Survey, a national survey sponsored by SAP, a proud supporter of all local governments in the United States.

In April, all counties in the United States were invited to participate in the survey, which consisted of 17 questions that focused on how county governments are applying information technology to effectively deliver services to their citizens. The survey grouped counties into four population categories: 500,000 or more; 250,000-499,999; 150,000-249,999; and less than 150,000. More >

2003 Top Pick! For the second year in a row, MuniNetGuide.com designated the Montgomery County Government Web site as a “Top Pick” of 2003. MuniNetGuide.com is a leading national web site covering municipal-related content on the Internet.

MuniNet selected 14 websites based on their comprehensiveness, the opportunities for interaction between residents and government, and the quality of the information provided. MuniNet described Montgomery County’s site as having “a comprehensive web portal that provides one-stop shopping for news, information and County services.” More >

2003 Best of the Web! Montgomery County’s Web site captured first place nationwide for a county government portal page in the Center for Digital Government’s 2003 Best of the Web Awards. The Center for Digital Government is an international research and advisory institute on information technology in government and education. More >
2003 NATOA Government Programming Award Winner! The National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) awards Montgomery County top honors for excellence in broadcast, cable, and electronic programming developed by a municipal agency.

City or County Web Site, Second Place, “Montgomery County, MD Web Site—www.montgomerycountymd.gov”

Government Access Station Web Site, Honorable Mention, “County Cable Montgomery Web Site” More >

2003 E-Gov Pioneer Award! Montgomery County is one of only two counties nationwide to earn top honors in the fifth annual E-Gov Awards Ceremony. Sponsored by Accenture, the award recognizes agencies that have developed solutions for improving electronic government delivery, as well as exemplary achievements in E-Government and higher education service delivery. The County earned the Pioneer Award - the top tier of the winning categories - for its Web Portal Consolidation, which combines interactive programs and services with useful information in one easy-to-navigate site.

2002 Top Pick! MuniNetGuide.com -- an online guide and directory to web sites for state, county and local governments names Montgomery County government’s new web site a 2002 Top Pick in its sixth annual tribute to web sites that stand out among their peers.

2002 E-Gov Trailblazer Award! The fourth annual E-Gov Awards recognizes public sector professionals who have developed innovative E-Government programs that increase productivity, save limited public resources, and improve the quality, timeliness, and accuracy of citizen services.

2002 eGovernance Award of Distinction (Silver)! This prestigious award by the National Academy of Public Administration recognizes Montgomery County's commitment to using information processing and communication technology to create alternative delivery channels for government information and services.

2002 Local Government Innovator Award! Accenture and MIT presents their third annual Digital Government Awards to winners in six categories chosen by scholars and thought leaders in government best practices and information technology. These awards, with winners chosen from 125 finalists, provide a picture of some of the e-government best practices developed and implemented in the past year. More >

2001 Best of the Web! Second Place Winner for best local government Web site in the nation. More >

 

 

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