Aerial Portfolio Services (APS) was retained by the City of Mississauga Business Development Office in 1987, to photograph vacant industrial/commercial land in the expanding areas of the City. APS developed an innovative method to access photographic images via a quick reference guide. The work was undertaken to promote business development in the City of Misissauga, as well as, support in land use planning and policy review initiatives.

More recently, APS was retained by the Region of York, City of Vaughan and Town of Markham to prepare innovative Municipal Digital Photographic Portfolios providing for comprehensive and unique perspectives of each municipality, to aid in business development, land use and environmental planning, as well as to assist in policy review initiatives concerning the Oak Ridges Moraine.