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The Davenport Group offers a GIS based integrated local government software solution (LAMA). LAMA manages permits, licenses, planning projects, code enforcement, work orders and much more. LAMA provides you with access to all aspects of your government.

Quickly view your data, generate certificates, and build reports saving you time and your budget. LAMA is a smart solution for your government. Find out all the things LAMA can do for you.

At Your Desk

Enjoy all the power of your PC through our desktop app. It is the workhorse of the LAMA Suite and it definitely lives up to that title.

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On the Web

Encourage your citizens to apply for permits, licenses, and more without even having to leave their home. Make life easier for your staff as well as your citizens.

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In the Field

Perform inspections right from your android device. Our Android app will give you the freedom and ease to perform inspections on the go.

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Ankeny Launches LAMA for Building and Planning

2/9/2015 - Ankeny, Iowa has a population of about 50k and it is located just north of Des Moines and east of Saylorville lake.  Ankeny makes up part of the Des Moines greater metropolitan area.  The city was founded in 1875 and much of its infant growth can be attributed to the coal mining boom in Iowa […] Read More...

Campbell County Goes Live with LAMA

1/26/2015 - On January 26, 2015 Campbell County, located in the northeast corner of Wyoming, became the latest municipality to join the LAMA fold. With the implementation of LAMA to manage their permitting, planning and code enforcement responsibilities, the County now has a state-of-the-art solution that will grow with them as they experience expansive growth related to […] Read More...

Web-based and HTTP Solutions

12/1/2014 - I constantly hear software requirements dictating a web-based application for enterprise public sector applications.  However, I seldom know whether they are demanding the application run in a browser, which is the standard interpretation of web-based application, or whether they are referring to the data transfer protocol that typically binds business applications indirectly to their databases.  I think it […] Read More...

LAMA Android App Release

10/13/2014 - The Davenport Group released the first version of its ‘LAMA Mobile’ Android app in 2014.  The new app marks a significant addition to the LAMA Software Suite and offers clients many new features and benefits.  The Android app is the Davenport Group’s first app built for mobile devices but it is not actually the company’s […] Read More...

NORA Landworks Final Piece in ‘Fight Against Blight’

6/20/2014 - On August 22nd, 2013 the New Orleans City Council approved several new ordinances aimed to strengthen the City’s power to control residential and commercial blight. The updates to the City’s Code Enforcement policy was the first step in Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s plan to control the growing blight problem. When Landrieu took office in 2010, New […] Read More...

Although they offered the lowest priced proposal, the capabilities and features [of LAMA] compared favorably with other higher priced solutions. Davenport has roots in Asset & Infrastructure management, positive references, and a complete solution for Land Development Software making them an attractive solution provider for the City of Batavia.

Howard Chason @ City of Batavia, Illinois

LAMA is really an excellent application. The Davenport Group is the best GIS applications integrator around. The firm gave us an incredible return on our small investment.

Ed Ramsey @ Town of Taos, New Mexico

LAMA is an outstanding program. It has saved us valuable time and has organized everything needed to manage development in one place. I cannot imagine working without it.

Peggy Rhodes @ Village of Montgomerry, Illinois

The LAMA App allows my inspectors to create smart routes for inspections, view violations and permits in their area through an interactive map, and create new violation cases in the field. The disconnected mode option allows inspections to be entered even when we are outside of cellular networks.

Jennifer Cecil @ City of New Orleans, Louisiana

I am ever grateful that we have LAMA [software solution]. I'd be lost without the system.

Tania Nikolic @ City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A Few of Our Valued Customers