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Posted by Applied Geographics on July 29, 2019

North Andover - A Town at Your Fingertips

A “citizens’ hub” that connects “everything” is exactly what IT Director Chris McClure wants to create for the town of North Andover, Massachusetts. He is generating this hub to link diverse concerns - everything from crash incidents, to assessor’s info, to floodplain locations, to dog licenses. Central to his grand plan is MapGeo, the mapping platform ...

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Topics: GIS

Posted by Applied Geographics on July 17, 2019

Carson City’s Practical and Creative Uses of MapGeo for Information Sharing

Carson City, Nevada, named for the famous western scout Kit Carson, has always understood that people want information pronto. Not only was Carson City a key stop on the Pony Express, it also became the eastern telegraph terminal for a line running from San Francisco. Although the Pony Express and telegraph are history, Carson City remains a pioneer in ...

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Topics: featured, GIS

Posted by Jordan Fraczek on July 5, 2019

Mapping Opportunity Zones with MapGeo

Four ways the MapGeo platform helps developers find opportunity within Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs). If you're looking for some creative ways to display and promote your municipality's opportunity zones to investors, check out these ideas for some inspiration. 

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Topics: Opportunity Zones

Posted by Jordan Fraczek on April 23, 2019

Creating a Wildland Urban Interface Map

Carson City, Nevada's Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) shown in 1:1 scale ...

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Topics: GIS, WUI

Posted by Jordan Fraczek on April 16, 2019

How Drones Are Transforming Local Government

It's 2019, and drones are finally making their way into the municipal spotlight. Cities and counties are starting to use drones for all types of purposes, and the value proposition has never been higher. Drones promote safety, efficiency, and self-sufficiency. In this blog, we will explore how drones are providing municipal departments the information they need, ...

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Topics: Drones