The county landfill partners with Access Idaho to offer new payment
option, brings convenience and time savings to customers
PRESTON, Idaho--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Residents of Franklin County, Idaho, can now pay using credit
and debit cards at the county landfill, Franklin
County Landfill Supervisor Sid Jensen announced.
“We are excited to finally offer this payment option. There have been
many times customers drive out to the landfill and forget their
checkbook or they’re not carrying enough cash,” Jensen said. “Now
there’s a smaller chance they have to go through the inconvenience of
leaving and coming back.”
The county accepts any credit
or debit card displaying a Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American
Franklin County partnered with Access
Idaho to provide the payment processing service, PayPort.
The partnership operates under a self-funded model in which no tax
dollars or county funds were used to develop the service, and none are
necessary to maintain it.
The landfill office is the 117th county department in the
state to use Access Idaho’s PayPort
payment service. In addition to PayPort, Access Idaho manages the
state’s official Web portal, idaho.gov,
and specializes in electronic government applications.
For more information, call the Franklin County Landfill office at
About Access Idaho
Access Idaho is the administrator of Idaho’s official Web portal (idaho.gov)
and provider of electronic government solutions for the state. The
network manager for the portal is Idaho
Information Consortium, a subsidiary of eGovernment firm NIC
Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation’s leading provider of official
government websites, online services, and secure
payment processing solutions. The company’s innovative eGovernment
services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government
agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. The NIC family of
companies currently provides cost-effective eGovernment solutions for
more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States.
Additional information is available at www.egov.com.
Rich Steckler, 208-332-0102 x112
Source: Access Idaho