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The City of Richmond, BC Canada, is a culturally diverse and geographically unique city and, with a population of more than 200,000 residents, has been experiencing rapid growth and change. Richmond’s recreation and cultural division has grown along with the city, and in 2011 they partnered with Eproval (also known as Mountain Interactive Inc.) to develop an event application and approval solution to streamline and automate the various bottlenecks in their process.

To learn more about the development of the original Eproval solution and its lasting positive effects on the City, read full article

Managing Events in the Digital Era

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Reducing time for applicants, reviewers and administrators in the special event permitting process

When it comes to processing special events, tracking down paper applications and scanning hardcopies should be a thing of the past.

#EventPermit: 6 ways an Event Office can better support events

November 14, 2019 Event Offices are more than just a permit issuing agency. As I’ve discussed in past columns, they play a central role in growing event tourism and building a calendar of events that animate and enrich their community. By providing invaluable tools,...

#EventPermit: To Charge or Not To Charge

December 01, 2018Should we charge events for a Special Event Permit? What should we charge? Are we charging enough? Are our fees equitable and reflective of the type and size of events we host?These are just some of the questions that Special Event Office staff (and...

Mayor Tim Keller Announces New Digital Film Permitting at the Albuquerque Film Office

June 25, 2020 Easing process to encourage film productions to choose ABQ, boost economic recovery ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The City of Albuquerque’s Film Office has implemented a new digital film permitting process which is now available online. The new process is intended...

#EventPermit: Writing an effective Special Event Policy

February 04, 2019During last year's IFEA Convention, our team learned that one of the greatest challenges facing government Event Offices is operating without an effective Special Event Policy. Community representatives often struggle to find the bandwidth to research...