Mission Viejo’s Information Technology Department (I.T.) is responsible for providing technology solutions to meet the business needs of the City. The department scope includes managing services for over 400 users at 10 City sites (City Hall, Library, Norman P. Murray Community Center, Animal Services Center, Corporate Yard, Marguerite, Montanoso, Sierra and Felipe Recreation Centers, and Potocki Center for the Arts) through a Wide Area Network (WAN) connecting via over 35 miles of City-owned fiber and some leased circuits. The network is comprised of over 1500 nodes (computers, network equipment, mobile devices, etc.).
I.T.’s responsibilities include cyber security management, disaster preparedness, infrastructure management, network implementation and support, private and public cloud management, telecommunications and VoIP, building security and video surveillance, audio/visual and room control systems, website development, mobile app development and support, social media and electronic newsletter support, project management, software application management, and user support and training.
Local nonprofit organizations are sought to benefit from the City’s 2020 Oso Fit 5K Fun Run, which provides 100% of pre-registration fees to local nonprofits selected by participants.
Fire Captain Chuck Hawkins has been named Orange County Fire Authority’s Employee of the Year for Mission Viejo.
Giselle Leal-Pelayo, a longtime Volunteer Coordinator, has been named Mission Viejo’s 2019 Employee of the Year.