Geographic Information Systems

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The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a Division of LCG’s Information Services and Technology Department (IS&T). The Division currently consists of a GIS Coordinator, Oracle Database Administrator, Systems Analyst, GIS Programmer Analyst and a GIS Technician.

The mission is to serve as a core to support and assist in the implementation of an Enterprise GIS System for Lafayette Consolidated Government.

The current implementation consists of a central GIS Server and Web Server running on an Oracle/Spatial Database Engine (ArcSDE) Database and Environmental Systems Research Inc. (ESRI)’s Internet Map Server (ArcIMS). The GIS software used is ESRI’s ARCINFO 9.x, consisting of ArcMap, ArcCatalog, ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcSDE.

The GIS Division is located on the second floor of City Hall, someone will be available to assist with map request between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The GIS group does map requests for the public and custom GIS requests for the various Lafayette Consolidated Government departments and external agencies. Call (337) 291-8265 to make a map request. Some maps are in stock but it is best to call ahead for prompt service.

 

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