Residents of Franklin County, Idaho, can now pay using credit and debit cards at the county landfill, Franklin County Landfill Supervisor Sid Jensen announced.
The county accepts any credit or debit card displaying a Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express logo.
Franklin County partnered with Access Idaho to provide the payment processing service, PayPort. The partnership operates under a self-funded model in which no tax dollars or county funds were used to develop the service, and none are necessary to maintain it.
Access Idaho is the administrator of Idaho´s official web portal (idaho.gov) and provider of electronic government solutions for the state. The network manager for the portal is Idaho Information Consortium, a subsidiary of egovernment firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).
NIC is the nation´s provider of official government websites, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. Its website is at www.egov.com.