NovaLIS Technologiesreleased Land Development Office. Designed to automate local government growth management practices, Land Development Office builds on the functionality and workflow of Local Government Office and is designed to automate government workflow practices such as permitting code compliance and more. Features include data entry tools such as cloning and drop down menus. Land Development Office also provides a unified interface for all land development data across departments. It can be integrated with third party software, be Web enabled and be shared throughout an entire jurisdiction. The program’s complete GIS integration with ESRI’s ArcView 3.2 or 8.1 provides mapping and GIS capabilities to users. (NovaLIS, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada)