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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com or (248)858-8812.