Planning and Community Development

Transparency and Accountability

Cityworks PLL—permits, licensing and land—gives planning and community development agencies direct control of their business processes. Designed to simplify applications for customers and streamline workflows for staff, Cityworks PLL helps you deliver better service to your community.

The Power of GIS

Built exclusively for Esri’s ArcGIS®, Cityworks uses your geodatabase as the authoritative system of record for all land and asset information—improving the reliability of addresses, parcels, and land layers. Map layers can display current projects as they are tied to a parcel or building, and public dashboards improve transparency and accountability.

Improve Communication

Our unique template design allows organizations to set up as many templates as they need to manage their specific business processes. Cityworks lets you connect multiple departments, track project status, and attach associated documents to each case. Cityworks eliminates the need to transfer documents from one department to another. 

Fully Integrated

Cityworks PLL integrates seamlessly with the Cityworks Asset Management System, offering a unique enterprise solution built upon Esri ArcGIS. Use PLL and AMS to track the full life cycle of public assets across your organization and achieve greater collaboration between all departments.

Cityworks and ArcGIS: Solutions for COVID-19

It’s our collective responsibility to ensure worker safety and protect customer well-being while delivering essential services during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Cityworks, with ArcGIS and partner tools and solutions, can help your organization reprioritize field work, manage emergency response, shift to remote work environments, and respond to customer requests. At Cityworks, we understand how …

Using Cityworks to Track COVID-19 Response for FEMA Reimbursement

This is an unprecedented time. And yet, communities and leaders are adapting to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic while still delivering services. How can your organization claim FEMA reimbursements for work done to mitigate this crisis? Here’s a quick overview of COVID-19 recovery opportunities and how Cityworks can support your response. Cityworks has provided 3 Tips …

Tracking and Approving Private Construction Development Projects with Cityworks + ArcGIS

What if? It’s a question that’s often posed but rarely answered. For Spotsylvania County Utilities Department, however, the answer to a Friday afternoon “what if” conversation resulted in an innovative process for handling the department’s private development construction projects, inspections, and approvals. Located just an hour south of Washington, DC, Spotsylvania County has experienced a …