Computer IconThe Information Technology Division functions in a support and administrative role providing direction in the selection, operations, maintenance, and training for computer, software, and telecommunications systems.

We provide integration, standardization, uniformity, and security for City systems, thus allowing information to flow freely within the organization and allowing the departments to achieve their objectives in the most efficient and effective manner.

We maximize the organizational value by creating a high level of service to the citizens, identifying the ability to share as a goal, thus making information more accessible, and promoting evolutionary rather than revolutionary change


  • Provide information technology support and administration to all City Departments.
  • "No Islands of Information" - IT resources are available throughout the City network. 
  • Assist Departments to achieve objectives in the most efficient and effective manner for the City.
  • Create a high level of service to the citizens of Ames.

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