Santa Ana, the County Seat of Orange County, and the 9th largest city in California, was in search of an enterprise resource planning system (ERP). After a lengthy evaluation process, Santa Ana chose a best-of-breed approach and selected S&S to provide the utility billing and customer information system (CIS) portion of the project. With the CIS now in place, the first phase of the City's ERP project is complete. The City is now delivering customer information and water, refuse, sewer, and paramedic subscription billing services to its more than 350,000 residents using enQuesta.
Anthony R. McCain of Nicor Gas has been confirmed as the new Chair of Midwest ENERGY Association's (MEA) Board of Directors. Timothy J. Burke of Omaha Public Power District joins the executive committee as First Vice Chair. Patricia K. Walker of Duke Energy is welcomed as the new Second Vice Chair. MEA thanks Earnest A. Lehman of Midwest Energy, Inc. for his past service as Chair and welcome him to the position of Past Chair.