Idaho’s Fremont County Taps Access Idaho to Process Solid Waste Payments

uses Access
payment engine to process over-the-counter
transactions electronically

County Landfill
customers can now pay for their solid waste fees
using a credit or debit card at the county’s two landfill locations.

By using Access Idaho’s payment engine, the county can accept Visa,
MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards at its landfills in St.
Anthony and Island Park. The payment engine integrates with the county’s
landfill scale management software, SMSTurbo,
created by third-party vendor Creative
Information Systems

“Both of our landfill sites experience heavy traffic periodically,
especially on Fridays and Saturdays,” said Josh Warnke, Fremont
Network Administrator. “We’re very pleased with how
seamlessly Access Idaho’s payment engine works with our scale management
software. It has helped speed up our processes and provides a convenient
payment option to our customers.”

In addition, Access Idaho’s payment engine automatically emails
transaction receipts to Fremont
County Clerk’s Office
personnel for easy auditing and reconciling.

More than 160 county departments, including nine in Fremont County
alone, throughout the Gem State use Access Idaho’s payment processing
services. In addition to payment processing, Access
manages the state’s official Web portal,,
and specializes solely in electronic government applications for Idaho.
The partnership operates under a self-funded model, in which no tax
dollars or county funds were used to develop and maintain the service.

is a Boise-based company and a wholly owned subsidiary of
digital government firm NIC
(Nasdaq: EGOV).

About Access Idaho

is the administrator of Idaho’s official Web portal (
and provider of electronic government solutions for the state and local
governments. The network manager for the portal is Idaho
Information Consortium
, a subsidiary of digital government firm NIC.

About NIC

NIC Inc. (Nasdaq: EGOV) launched the digital government industry in
1992, and continues to lead it, providing a secure payment engine and
thousands of digital government solutions across a network of more than
6,000 federal, state, and local government agencies. In addition, NIC is
the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation solutions, with 1
out of 6 hunting and fishing licenses in the United States sold using an
NIC service. The Company launched the nation’s first personal assistant
for government and comprehensive mobile platform, Gov2Go®, as
well as the innovative, data-driven prescription drug monitoring
platform, RxGov®. More information is available at


Rich Steckler
Access Idaho
208-332-0102 x1120

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