Challenge: Digital access to the City's code of ordinances for residents and staff

Solution: Municode Codification's Online Code Hosting service

Result: Increased functionality, access, and legislative compliance

Keys to Project

Citizen relationship management, communication outreach, data management

Velva, ND, Gives Residents Easy Access to the City's Code of Ordinances with CivicPlus®

The leaders of the quaint city of Velva, North Dakota, wanted to give their community easier, and quicker access to the City's code of ordinances and ease staff workloads for the management of residential requests to access code updates. To accomplish its goal, Velva turned to CivicPlus (formerly Municode) for its Online Code Hosting service.

“I cannot say enough nice things about [CivicPlus]. From their code attorneys to their account managers, I have had nothing but top-rate customer service. The ease and speed of searching through ordinances, and the overall functionality of the [Online Code Hosting system] and all of its’ capabilities, is such a welcomed, and time-saving resource to have.”

– Jenny Johns, City Auditor


Velva, North Dakota

With CivicPlu's Online Code Hosting service, Velva hosts, updates, and distributes its code entirely online. Also, with the help of CivicPlus' experienced code attorneys, Velva's leaders have the peace of mind of knowing that their code is accurate and transparent. 

When residents search the City's code of ordinances, they have full access to information without the need to call or travel to City Hall. Searching the code is very easy. With Municode’s advanced features. Users can find exactly what they are looking for with only a few clicks, allowing for an increased level of transparency for residents.

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