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Information Technology

Mission Statement

The mission of the Kent County Information Technology (IT) Department is to provide quality, responsive and cost-effective information technology solutions and services that enable County departments, agencies, and local government units to be successful in achieving their respective missions, striving always to exceed expectations.

The Kent County Information Technology (IT) Department links County services to the general public by providing a secure and robust computing environment to more than 30 departments and several local governments. The Information Technology Department is organized into work teams that facilitate delivery of application and infrastructure services.

Major projects planned include continued upgrades to the County's network infrastructure, support for the implementation of the Kent County Central Dispatch systems, improvements to our internal directories, security enhancements to maintain compliance with all applicable regulations and industry best practices, further implementation of our virtualized server infrastructure, and efforts aimed at reducing cost and increasing efficient operations.

Work Teams

Applications Teams

Infrastructure Teams

Strategic Goals

Operational Goals

Selected Performance Measures (PDF) »


Contact Us

Information Technology

320 Ottawa Avenue, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2301

(616) 632-6500

(616) 632-6505

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