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CityBase would like to eliminate the significant difficulties consumers face when paying bills to government entities — and in doing so, lay the foundation of a more digital form of conducting business. [button size='medium' style='' text='Read the Full Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.paymentssource.com/list/7-ways-smart-cities-innovate-payments' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color=''...

By creating a digital city hall for Indianapolis and Marion County in partnership with CityBase, the local government has managed to reduce spending by $3 million within a two-year span. A new article from the Indianapolis Business Journal explains how their innovative approach towards govtech...

Keeping the lights on is something most Americans take for granted. But for people on a tight budget, one missed payment, and you better have the flashlight or the candles ready. Alabama Power Company wanted to relieve the stress for customers on a tight budget. Even...

Can paying a parking ticket ever be a fun experience? No, it cannot. But could it be a better experience? Mike Duffy of CityBase thinks so. Duffy is founder and CEO of CityBase, a Chicago startup that improves websites by streamlining payment systems and digitizing manually...

In transactions totaling $497 million, GTY Technology Holdings is acquiring six government-serving technology companies at once, three of which hold spots on the GovTech 100 list. [button size='medium' style='' text='Read the Full Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='http://www.govtech.com/6-Gov-Tech-Companies-Acquired-by-GTY-Technology-Holdings.html' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align=''...

CityBase, a Chicago startup that develops software for local governments and utilities, has been acquired by an Austin, Texas, firm for $160 million in cash and stock. CityBase was one of six companies acquired this week by GTY Technology Holdings. All of the acquired companies...

The software company, which helps cities such as Chicago do business with constituents, went looking for funding and found a buyer instead. CityBase, a Chicago software startup that helps governments connect with the residents and businesses they serve, has been acquired for $160 million by an...

Chicago startup CityBase is being acquired by publicly traded GTY Technology Holdings for $160 million. The deal includes Austin-based GTY also acquiring five other companies to create a combined business focused on the public-sector market. [button size='medium' style='' text='Read the Full Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.politico.com/newsletters/illinoisplaybook' target='_blank'...

CityBase will operate as a wholly owned business unit of GTY, which will eventually include six companies that all serve the public sector, the company said. “This company was born and funded in Chicago by Chicagoans, and it’s a great win for this city’s tech community and our...

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