February 2016 GISTC Meeting

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GISTC Meetings

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 

8:00am to 10:00am

Location Details: 

Department of Health
2635 East Main Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58501

Meeting Agenda

  • News and information
  • New GIS Website
  • MAGIC Awards
  • Community Parcels (Esri)
  • Open Forum

Meeting Recap

  • Because of the 4.05% state budget reduction, the GIS budget has also been reduced by the same amount
  • The 2015 NAIP will be available in the next day or so
  • ND GIS Users Conference will be September 19-20, 2017
    • The conference will be hosted at BSC
    • Bob, Ann, and BSC have been meeting to make plans
    • Others are very welcome to be on the planning committee
  • New GIS website
    • Some content has been removed but the structure remains largely the same
    • The site is responsive design
    • The site represents a very large cost savings to GIS because it is part of the ITD Drupal installation
  • MidAmerica GIS Consortium (MAGIC) awards, each MAGIC state is requested to vote on the candidates. Bob asked to submit votes to him by the end of the week.
  • Mike and Jay of Esri presented information on Community Parcels.
    • They offered their assistance in helping to make the case and providing input
    • There are a number of benefits to counties and cities for contributing their data


Date of Notice: 

December 14, 2015

Notice Provided By: 

B Nutsch, 701-328-3212

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