The GIS Guide for Local Government Officials

The GIS Guide for Local Government Officials

by Cory Fleming
     
 


Practical approaches to incorporating geographic information systems (GIS) technology into all levels of both urban and rural environments are suggested in this collection of case studies from municipal GIS experts. From monitoring storm drains in Hawaii to finding child care in Canada, data is provided to instruct local governments on using GIS technology to… See more details below

Overview


Practical approaches to incorporating geographic information systems (GIS) technology into all levels of both urban and rural environments are suggested in this collection of case studies from municipal GIS experts. From monitoring storm drains in Hawaii to finding child care in Canada, data is provided to instruct local governments on using GIS technology to deliver services, decide policy, manage information glut in an era of ever-tightening budgets, coordinate resources, save tax dollars, and plan for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589481411
Publisher:
ESRI Press
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
167
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Overview1
Ch. 2Moving local government GIS from the tactical to the practical9
Ch. 3Planning, implementing, and funding a GIS29
Ch. 4Internal business functions61
Ch. 5External services81
Ch. 6Emerging issues, trends, and technologies105

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