Explore the City of Tempe’s disparate data dilemma and how Melissa’s Address Verification API standardized addresses across systems – reducing cost, waste and confusion, and allowing – for the first time ever – the ability to develop informational relationships across departments.

With more than 185,000 residents, it is crucial for the City of Tempe to maintain accurate records to send mailings to constituents. However, the information varied widely across multi-departmental applications. On top of that, much of the data was not accurate to start with. But with the help of Melissa’s Address Verification API, all the problems associated with incorrect, disparate data are now a thing of the past for the City of Tempe.