Information Technology

Duties & Responsibilities

Information Technology (IT) is responsible for:

  • Assisting users with software training
  • Geographic information system (GIS) mapping and Bluffton Explorer
  • Providing support for all:
    • Audio/Visual equipment
    • Network
    • Phones
    • Printers
    • Software
    • Work Stations
    • Servers, firewall and network infrastructure equipment
  • Providing technical support to all Town departments


The mission of the Town of Bluffton IT Department is to serve as the catalyst for technological change and innovation, through shared and integrated information systems. Our GIS department provides quality geospatial information to aid our citizens and government in making fully informed decisions. We provide detailed PDF maps and web applications so that our audience can find the information they need quickly.

SMARTER Initiative

Always work SMARTER regarding all technology related goals, objectives, and initiatives; they will be:

  • Specific
  • Measurable
  • Attainable
  • Relevant
  • Time Constrained
  • Evaluated
  • Reevaluated to provide the best value possible, when appropriate

Goals & Objectives

  • Improve community awareness and governmental transparency through the use of advanced technology
  • Provide customer support in an efficient and courteous manner
  • Continued expansion and development of Bluffton Explorer