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November 01, 2013

Geospatial Data Published in November of 2013 

OCTO works to keep geospatial data current and introduces new and valuable GIS layers to the District government and public.

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New data published in http://data.dc.gov

The DC GIS program operates a data maintenance and enhancement program to keep data current and introduce new and valuable GIS layers to the District government and public. The most recent data additions and updates to the DC GIS data services are:

 

Layer Name Feature Class Name Update Timeline   Summary Update Notes
    Central Database DC GIS Tools Data Catalog  
        ESRI Shapefile Google KML  
Administrative Boundaries            
Architect of the Capitol AOCPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
ANC - 2013 ANCPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Business Improvement District BIDPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 modified bndy to 1 BID
Census Block BlockPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 added recounted population
District Boundary DCBndyPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 added 2010 pop estimates
SMD - 2013 SMDPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Technology Zone TechZonePly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 made zone all of dc
Education            
University Site UniversPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 updated UCC community colleges
Health            
Ambulatory Surgical Center AmbulatorySurgicalCenterPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 deleted several centers
Primary Care Site PrimaryCarePt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update
Location            
Address Point  AddressPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 MAR Monthly Report
Address Alias Point AddressAliasPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 MAR Monthly Report
Zip Code ZipCodePly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 minor updates
Miscellaneous            
DC Agency Location DCAgencyPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 crime and public health labs
Embassy EmbassyPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Federal Location GSAPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 clinton bldg and Tip Oniel Court
Notary Public NotaryPublicPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Office of Aging Lead Agency OALeadAgencyPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Real Property and Land            
Air Rights Lots AirRightsLotsPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Alley Frontage AlleyLn Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Building Restriction Line BuildingRestrictionLn Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
CAMA Commercial Point CamaCommPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
CAMA Condominium  CamaCondoPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
CAMA Residential CamaResPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Condo Lot CondoLotPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Owner Polygon OwnerPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Owner Point OwnerPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Parcel ParcelLotsPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Public Easement PublicEasementLn Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Record Lot RecordLotsPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Reservation ReservationPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Sale Point SalePt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Squares Poly SquarePly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Tax Lots Poly TaxLotsPly Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Read VPM Notes
Transportation            
Bike Lane BikeLaneLn Done Done Done 11/1/2013 more bike lanes added
Utility and Communication            
Broadband Rates - Census Tract BB_Adoption_2010Census Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Spring 2013 broadband adoption #s
Broadband Rates - Ward BB_Adoption_Ward Done Done Done 11/1/2013 Spring 2013 broadband adoption #s
Wireless Hot Spot WirelessHotSpotPt Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Zoning            
Campus Zoning Zoning Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Planned Unit Development PUD Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Overlay Zoning OverlayZoning Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Transfer of Development Right TransferofDevelopmentRights Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update 
Zoning Zoning Done Done Done 11/1/2013 update

 

For District government, the data is available in the DC GIS Central geodatabase, accessible through Citrix on the DC GIS tool bar.

For the public, the data is accessible through the DC GIS Data Clearinghouse/Catalog search engine. Enter a keyword or layer name into the search field to return metadata and download options. Download options are available for both ESRI and Google formats. DC GIS data can also filtered by layer theme for grouped results.  The advanced search allows for specialized searching. 

If you have any comments about the site or experience any difficulties, please email us.