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City of Phoenix
    Information Technology Management Department

award number: 04-40-94092
start-end date: October 15, 1994 - December 31, 1997
total project cost: $100,000
federal share: $50,000
contact: Ms. Kristine McChesney
address: 251 West Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85003-2295
phone: (602) 256-3393

The City of Phoenix's "electronic bus" will extend city and community based services and information to area residents, using multipurpose workstations at existing city facilities and dial-in capabilities from the home or office. Plans are for a single user interface and point of access to a wide range of services; utilization of existing facilities and trained staff; information partnerships with other community organizations; and introduction of several emerging technologies, including a workstation for disabled citizens that is compatible with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

additional project resources: 
Project Website
Project Narrative--PDF Version
Networks for People: Lessons Learned Story
Stockholm Challenge - Finalist 1999

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