The Jefferson County Property
Valuation Administration is proud to announce they have been
honored with a 2006 Government Standard of Excellence WebAward from the
Web Marketing Association. The award recognizes the standard of
excellence for which all web sites should strive.
The new website, designed by LEAP, launched in April 2006. The new site features an easy,
practical and user-friendly design. It provides convenient access to
property data and offers clear and concise information about the PVA
Visitors to the site can search for a property's assessed value, its
parcel identification number and its current owner. Property owners can
also download informative brochures and commonly-used PVA forms and
applications, including the popular homestead exemption. Users can even
watch an online video describing the assessment process and PVA
LEAP President and CEO Daniel Knapp said "We knew the new site
offered a feature-rich user experience which goes far beyond the
typical government agency site. It's great to have that standard of
excellence confirmed by the Web Marketing Association."
More than 2,300 web sites from 35 countries were judged in 96 industry
categories during this year's WebAward Competition. Judging was based
on seven criteria: design, innovation, content, technology,
interactivity, copywriting and ease of use.
About The Jefferson County Property Valuators Administration
The Jefferson County Property Valuation office is the largest PVA
office in Kentucky, with more than 70 employees, including 12 field
representatives, a fully-integrated GIS/Mapping staff, and a commercial
and residential computer assisted mass appraisal (CAMA) staff. The
office generates a $51 billion assessment roll each year and manages
data on more than 300,000 parcels in Metro Louisville, including
250,000 residential properties and 25,000 commercial properties.
LEAP is a full-service interactive agency that
offers interactive brand strategy, interactive marketing, new media
& promotion, online client acquisition, creative services, web technology services, account & project management, measurement
& intelligence, and outsourced site management.
services clients in 28 states. Some clients include The
Louisville Orchestra, Fund for the Arts, the University of Louisville and Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP. LEAP also services
Fortune 500 clients including Tommy Hilfiger, Mead Westveco, National
Public Radio, YUM! Brands International, Brown-Forman and Aleris.