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.