AWARDS RECEIVED BY BCIT
In 2012, the Bexar County Parks Reservation System was honored as the Best In-House Developed Application for its features and the ability to reserve a park online, which has streamlined a manual and paper-based system.
The Esri SAG Award focuses on recognizing organizations that embrace geographic information system (GIS) technology in order to improve interactions within the community.
The Bexar County GIS group was recognized for their focus on providing county staff and constituents with access to GIS data and functions in order to ensure more effecient business processes and information.
2012's winners were identified by their ability to save money [...] by simplifying their information technology infrastructure and sharing systems with other governments.
In 2012 Bexar County was ranked 5th amongst counties that surved a population of 500,000 or more.
Also in 2011, Regina Pickard, webmaster of the Web group, won an Outstanding IT Service and Support award.
The survey is conducted annually by the Digital Communities program, a joint effort of the Center for Digital Government and Government Technology.
In 2011, Bexar County was survyed as being one of the top counties serving a population of 500,000 or more.