Story at a Glance
The MAR sample client is built using a service-oriented-architecture design, easily integrated across District government applications.
The District's Master Address Repository is a comprehensive database of building addresses and other location identifiers in the District of Columbia. Each address in the database is assigned a unique Address Identification Number (AID), map coordinates, and other useful information. The MAR was recently presented to the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) community at the 2006 ESRI International User Conference.
- facilitates analysis across District systems and agencies.
- acts as a local gazetteer employing spell checks and aliases names.
- informs users of alias names and condo units associated with addresses.
- is built and distributed using the District's service-oriented-architecture.