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Contact Director Sam Orth III
City of Columbus, Ohio
Department of Technology
Office : (614) 645-2550
Fax : (614) 645-2400

Director's Bio Sam Orth has spent the last 34 years helping government and education use technology to create value for citizens in Ohio. - learn more

Some of the most powerful innovations you can make are in business methods and customer service

Mobile Application MyColumbus allows mobile access to numerous city services, a community events calendar, park and trail guides, and tips for healthy eating and exercise, among other resources. - learn more

Broadband Strategic Plan Upon the adoption of the Broadband Strategic Plan in 2007, the city's aggressive expansion of its fiber optic network (from 120 to 280 miles and penetrating two-thirds of the city's perimeter) has provided the backbone for a number of innovations to support quality of life and business in the city, and provides for cost savings and efficiencies to service delivery. - learn more

Digital Inclusion Expansion of the city's fiber network, along with deployment of other digitally enabled technologies, has helped begin to close the digital divide among Columbus residents. - learn more

GIS Home The City of Columbus Geographic Information System (GIS) is an enterprise-wide system that provides broad access to geospatial data and applications throughout the City and to the public. - learn more