Information Technology Policies and Standards

Title
Project Initiation Report (PIR) Standard
Type
Standard
Related Policy
Project Management Policy
Category
General
Status
Superseded
Approved
06/03/2004
Revised
10/06/2005
To Be Reviewed
10/06/2007
Scope
Applies to Information Technology projects covered by the Project Management Policy.
Standard
Project Initiation Reports must use the following documents:

Charter PIP-PIR Template.docMgmt and Gov Hierarchy.docPIP-PIR-Charter.mpp
Rationale
The Project Initiation Report (PIR) Standard provides a template for project managers to follow when initiating an Information Technology (IT) project. By following the PIR template, project management will be uniformly practiced in the city. The evaluation of projects by the Technical Review Committee (TRC) will be simplified by using the PIR.

Contact: Stan F. Low, (505) 768-2903