What GIS training classes are available from Oakland County Application Services?

Application Services offers 2 courses:

For further information, please visit GIS Training (under GIS Programs & Services).

If you are a representative from a County agency or a local unit of government and want to register for either course, complete the Training Registration Form at the bottom of the GIS Training page or contact Information Technology at (248) 858-0828.  You can also inquire about other IT trainings offered by the County at this number.

How do I get on the GIS Steering Committee mailing list?

If you would like to receive a copy of the GIS Steering Committee's agenda and meeting highlights, please contact Donna Menyhart via email at menyhartd@oakgov.com.  Agendas and highlights are also available on the Steering Committee page.

How do I find out what GIS data is available?

Oakland County offers many layers of GIS data.  All of the data available to the general public is cataloged in a Metadata Document.

How do I get a copy of GIS data?

The response is two-fold.  If you are a representative from a local unit of government and are using the information on behalf of that government agency, please contact Anita Campbell at campbella@oakgov.com or call (248) 858-2388.  If you are a non-governmental agency, please contact the Oakland County One Stop Shop at (248) 858-0720.

How do I receive GIS technical support or report a data problem?

If you are a representative from a local unit of government and are using GIS on behalf of that governmental agency, please contact the Oakland County Information Technology Service Center at (248) 858-8812 or servicecenter@oakgov.com.  Refer to the GIS Contact page for further information.

If you are a non-governmental agency, please contact ESRI or your GIS software provider.

How do I get Data Warehouse data?

Cities, villages and townships no longer receive quarterly snapshots of the Data Warehouse data.  The data can instead be downloaded in a tab-delimited format on a weekly basis.  Detailed instructions are available.

To obtain a username and password to perform the download, please contact the IT Service Center at servicecenter@oakgov.com or (248)858-8812.