170 - Information Technology

City of East Providence FY2024 Budget Summary

Who We Are:

The Information Technology Department's main purpose is to manage, coordinate and support technology through the city's departments. The four-person IT staff, under the direction of the IT director, works together to assist city departments in the utilization of computer, network and telecommunications systems. It is responsible for the uninterrupted flow of information and data used by residents and employees of the city in an effective and cost-efficient manner.

What We Do:

The IT Department improves operations throughout city departments with the installation of desktop computers, laptops and tablets, mobile technology, workforce management programs, meter reading systems, security systems and much more. The IT Department is also responsible for training and keeping the administration and employees updated on any cybersecurity concerns.