The City of Thornton, Colorado Selects CityView’s Development Suite to Improve Vital Services to Citizens
June 30, 2014

June 30, 2014: VICTORIA, BC:  CityView, a division of N. Harris Computer Corporation (Harris) is pleased to announce that the City of Thornton, Colorado has selected CityView TM to improve business process automation and consolidate permitting, development, code compliance and contractor licensing processes.

The City of Thornton is home to almost 120,000 residents, having grown 44% over 10 years to become the 6 th   largest city in Colorado. The City needed a comprehensive solution capable of merging disparate systems, automating processes, and improving the visibility of data and services to its constituents. The City will implement CityView Property Information, Permits & Inspections, Planning, Code Enforcement, Licensing and Cashiering and will capitalize on CityView’s paperless plans review, field inspection and citizen engagement solutions to shorten permit processing times and improve productivity and service.

Greg Wheeler, Chief Building Official for Thornton, explains the major factors that led to the City’s selection of CityView as the preferred vendor: “We were looking for a City Development product that could improve our customer service, efficiency, and automation that was also intuitive to navigate and use. During our evaluation process, we found CityView fit our business requirements very well, and would eliminate all of the workarounds with our current software.”

“We’re very pleased to be working with the City’s strong project team on this exciting project that combines two Harris flagship products,” said Susan McCormick, Executive Vice President for CityView. “CityView and Advanced Utility Systems will together provide the City with a comprehensive suite of business critical systems. The City followed a rigorous evaluation process that confirmed both the depth and the intuitive design of CityView for automating development and licensing processes.”

About the City of Thornton

The City of Thornton, Colorado has a population of approximately 118,772. Located 10 miles northeast of the state's capital, Denver, Thornton is an easy drive to the Rocky Mountains, and offers nearly 2,000 acres of parks and open space for families and outdoor enthusiasts.

For additional information contact:
250.475.6600 or 800.665.5647

About CityView

Local Government Building, Licensing, Inspections, Public Works and other departments use CityView to reduce customer call volume, shorten permit issuance times, increase citizen self-service, increase inspector productivity, and reduce paper and manual processes. CityView is part of the Public Sector and Schools Group of Harris Computer Systems, providing the company's flagship Community Development software solution, CityView, to municipalities and counties across North America. Since 1982, CityView has dedicated itself to solving day to day business process and service challenges in local government. Visit us at