How do the Planning and Building Services, Engineering, and Fire Prevention teams stay ahead during five years of record-breaking construction in Sioux Falls? The answer is innovative technology.
It wasn’t that long ago that building inspectors were traveling through town with huge binders of documents and forms, lugging them into basements to inspect finalized renovation projects and installed water heaters. Today, after years of software integration, it’s all electronic.
New land management software has made all the difference and greatly improved efficiencies. The system allows for more efficient tracking of land activities and the reporting of those activities. It is used to conduct business functions such as permitting, inspecting, professional and business licensing, land development, and code enforcement. The system contains more than 1.5 million records including plans, permits, and code cases.