Category: GIS

FHWA -Seeks Contributors for Webcast and Newsletter series in GIS in Transportation

  The Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Office of Planning publishes a quarterly series of GIS in Transportation webcasts  and newsletters. These publications give agencies the opportunity to highlight their GIS applications, initiatives, and efforts to peers around the country, and strengthen the GIS and transportation community of practice. FHA is currently seeking contributors for the webcast …

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Webinar: Introducing BTS Geographic Information Services

Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) is hosting a webinar on the topic “Introducing BTS Geographic Information Services” on August 22, 2013 at 1.30 pm-2.30pm (Eastern Time). Presented by Derald Dudley—Mr. Dudley has a bachelor’s degree in Geography from Towson University, a master’s degree in Computer Science from Hood College, was a Cartographer with the Marine Chart Division …

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Population Statistics: Hardly Ever Talked

Commuter -adjusted population  indicates that where the jobs are and which communities do little more than give people to sleep. As a major job center Manhattan  has one of the most  dramatic changes in the daytime population.The latest report reveals that 1.5 million people live in Manhattan which is larger than the population of Dallas,Phoneix …

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Sustainable Communities HotReport

The HotReport is to give community leaders and residents a quick and easy way to determine how well the community is performing on a variety of sustainability indicators.This HotReport was developed by the HUD-DOT-EPA Partnership for Sustainable Communities – with support from the US Census Bureau. The report provides indicators for  topics such as Transportation, Housing, Economic development, …

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Interactive Map: Tampa Bay’s Top 25 Wealthiest ZIP Codes

  The Tampa Bay Business Journal has listed the 25 wealthiest ZIP codes in Tampa Bay area with an interactive map supported by Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri).This interactive map shows the data on ZIP code including average income, networth, disposable income and home values , per capita income and number of residents. Esri defines …

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