The County of Onondaga is located in the central New York region, spanning a land area of 793.5 square miles, & is approximately 35 miles in length and 30 miles in width. The County is governed under a home rule charter, which provides for the separation of the executive and legislative functions. The 2010 U.S. Census showed a population of 467,026 for Onondaga County, which included a population of 145,170 for the City of Syracuse. The City of Syracuse is situated in the approximate center of the County and serves as the focus for commercial and business activities.
The County, in conjunction with its underlying units, is responsible for providing police, fire, sanitation and water services, as well as the maintenance of streets, parks and recreational facilities.
MIPRO Consulting was initially engaged to test Onondaga’s HCM system. Based on those successes, MIPRO was selected to provide a resource to the PMO office to manage the project.