You are here
About Information Technology
The Information Technology Department is responsible for the management and operation of the information technologies used by City departments. The Department provides the following services:
- Application Services (software programming and support)
- Network Services (data center, networks, telecommunications, and end-user support)
- Geographic Information System (GIS) Services (including mapping and an online mapping application).
City's Technology Strategic Plan
The City creates an information technology strategic plan every three years. Click here to see the current plan.
Digital Cities Award Winner
The Center for Digital Government's Digital Cities Survey recognizes cities for their strategic and effective use of information technologies to serve their citizens and perform local government operations. Since 2004, the City of Lynchburg has been ranked in the Top-6 nationally for cities in its population group! Lynchburg has ranked first place in the nation in 2007, 2008, 2017 and 2019. Second place rankings were in 2010, 2011, 2016, 2018 and 2020. Lynchburg also was recognized in 2020 as the only City in the survey to win the Google sponsored “Future Ready” award!
Contact Information Technology at (434) 455-6040
The information provided is intended only as a general overview. Please contact the Citizens First center at 856-CITY or online with any specific questions or concerns.