One Stop Ready community elected/appointed officials and staff are encouraged to participate interactive learning sessions. The sessions cover fundamental ways communities can be strategic in making economic development decisions.
November 1, 2019
One Stop Ready Community Showcase 2019 - PRESS RELEASE
September 6, 2019
Get an executive summary on what spatial technology and training is available to your community to achieve high performance and continuous improvement.
Information Will Benefit:
• Elected and Appointed Officials• City Managers• Planners• GIS Users
Track One: Overview of Geographic Information
Services (GIS) products and services available to
communities through Oakland County’s IT DepartmentYou will learn about GIS and how to access free spatial data and applications that are available to your community. Hear how the county’s IT department can assist communities during office hours with GIS services and training.Track Two: Applying GIS technology to support community planning initiativesHear why mobile data collection is important. See demonstrations of mobile data collection applications and what can be done with that data once it’s collected. Learn how the county can assist communities in implementing common solutions (e.g., sidewalk, tree, community feature inventories, etc.) by using ArcGIS Online.
Track Three: Applying GIS technology to support economic developmentSee a demonstration of the Development Planning Explorer application implemented by Independence Township. Learn how Oakland County’s Department of Economic Development & Community Affairs can assist communities with market research.
What You’ll Learn:
February 27, 2019Team presented by experts from the Michigan Association of Planning (MAP) and the Oakland County Health Department (OCHD), this session covers how local communities can incorporate healthy-related strategies into their master planning process and how Oakland County aligns with community partners to address complex health issues.
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