Local (City/County/State) GIS Tidbits - 5/17/11

Cedar Rapids Iowa has detailed flooding information on its city map (Flex). It crashed Safari.

- Eastern Iowa Government

Shasta County, CA offers a map of the old and proposed supervisor districts. The old WebADF interface is clear (and did not crash Safari).

- Record Searchlight Blog

Shelby County commissioners on Monday consider an $850,000 contract with the University of Memphis to further develop geographic information services.

The money is from Homeland Security and the decision comes on the heels of heavy use of the GIS during the recent flooding.

- Memphis Daily News

The Washington State Geospatial Portal launched on May 10 (per the home page) or maybe it was May 6 (per this page). In either case, there is data, mapping apps and more to come.

- Issaquah Press


Published Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg


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