Guttenberg, Iowa, Launches New Payment Processing Service
Date: Monday, May 23, 2016
Residents of Guttenberg, Iowa, have a new online system for making payments to the city for dock rentals, building and gazebo reservations, and utility deposits and fees. The new service, called PayPort, accepts debit cards, credit cards, and eChecks online and over-the-counter in real-time. The services can be found online through the city website at www.cityofguttenberg.com.
"We're so excited to have this new system," said Jamie Blume, Guttenberg Assistant City Manager. "The administrative tool is intuitive, and it allows us to custom-tailor the services to Guttenberg."
The city of Guttenberg partnered with Iowa Interactive, LLC of Des Moines, to offer PayPort at no cost to taxpayers. The PayPort system includes an administrative module for creating payment items and options, processing payments and generating reports for reconciliation.
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