GIS Data Inventory

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ArcGIS and the Digital City: A Hands on Approach for Local Government with CDROM 2004 (2004)

Date: 2004
Creator: Huxhold, William & E. Fowler, B. Parr
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Access: CD ROM [241] to accompany book
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When local governments decide to go digital and use a geographic information system (GIS) to store and access information, many tasks need to be done. ArcGIS and the Digital City: A Hands-on Approach for Local Government provides step-by-step exercises using real data with ArcGIS that take you through the process of building and using GIS data in a local government. Containing the authentic nuts and bolts of daily GIS activities, this is a textbook for GIS classes in urban planning plus a workbook for local governments. After doing the exercises in ArcGIS and the Digital City: A Hands-on Approach for Local Government, you will understand the power and the problems associated with working with real data in a GIS, and you will be able to use ArcGIS Desktop to address issues crucial to cities and counties. Please Note: The exercises in this book require that you have a licensed copy of ArcInfo 9.
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Central Redevelopment Area, City of Windsor planning maps (1958)

Date: 1958
Creator: E.G. Faludi and Associates
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Access: web
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out of copyright. 6 black-and-white maps on 6 sheets, some with colour overprint.


Map 1: The Structure of the Metropolitan Area
Map 2: The Structure of the City
Map 3: Official Plan
Map 4: The Central Core, Existing Structure
Map 5: Existing Land Use
Map 6: Existing Road System
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City of Kitchener, Ontario: schedule \"A\", downtown area (1962)

Date: 1962
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Scale: ca. 1:24,000
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 black-and-white map, showing 2 classes of roads and outline of downtown area.
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City of London GIS data (2013)

Date: 2013
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Datum: NAD83
Projection: UTM Zone 17
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Access: web and DVD[453]
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GIS datasets and CAD files representing assessment parcels, streets, contours, and topographic features. Also includes orthorectified aerial image of entire city.
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Metropolitan Toronto 1965 (1965)

Date: 1965
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Access: web
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 48 pages, including maps & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto 1953-1963 (1963)

Date: 1963
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Access: web
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 52 pages, including maps & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1962)

Date: 1962
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 50 pages, including maps, photos, text & graphics.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1961)

Date: 1961
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Access: web
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 50 pages, including maps, photos, text & graphics.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1960)

Date: 1960
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 46 pages, including maps, photos, text & graphics.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1958)

Date: 1958
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 34 pages, including maps, photos, text & graphics.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1957)

Date: 1957
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Access: web
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 34 pages, including maps, photos & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1956)

Date: 1956
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Access: web
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 22 pages, including maps, photos & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1955)

Date: 1955
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 20 pages, including maps, photos & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto (1954)

Date: 1954
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 20 pages, including maps, photos & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto 1953 (1953)

Date: 1953
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 16 pages, including maps & text.
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Metropolitan Toronto 62 (1962)

Date: 1962
Creator: [Council] Metropolitan Toronto
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Small booklet. Compiled for the Metropolitan Council by the staff of the Metropolitan Planning Board. 14 pages, including maps, photos, text & graphics.
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North Vancouver Open Data (various)

Date: various
Creator: North Vancouver
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Access: web
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Read license agreement carefully here http://www.geoweb.dnv.org/ancillary/site-legal.html?height=555&width=750&modal=truePlease note that some of the data are not free for use.
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NYC Data Mine ()

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from their webpage: Welcome to the New York City DataMine! This catalog supplies many sets of public data produced by City agencies and other City organizations. The data sets are available in a variety of machine-readable formats and are updated often. More data sets will be added over time to better serve the citizens of New York City.
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NYC Open Data ()

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Creator: City of New York
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Access: web
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NYC open data repository, distributing geospatial and tabular data. Download links to datasets are available by clicking on the red About button on the far right of the data view and scrolling down to the Attachments section.
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Official map of the city of Edmonton showing street numbers and names (1949)

Date: 1949
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Scale: [ca. 1:28,000]
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 black-and-white map, showing existing and proposed streets, streets recommended to be widened, and recommended ultimate street capacities.
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Plan for London development area ([1947])

Date: [1947]
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Scale: ca. 1:48,000
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 black-and-white map, showing city streets, 2 classes of rural roads, and 6 classes of land use.
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Report of the Advisory City Planning Commission with Recommendations for the Improvement of the Central Business Section of the City of Toronto (1929)

Date: 1929
Creator: Advisory city planning commission [Toronto, Ont.]
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50 pages, with 9 fold out maps or diagrams. Text describes proposed street expansions, including Vimy Circle, University Avenue extensions, municipal squares and parks.

Includes the following maps & graphics:
- Streets of greater width than 66 feet
- Comparisons of Vehicular Traffic, 1915-1928
- Curve of Growth of Population
- Barrier to Expansion of Downtown Area
- Office Buildings Erected, 1922 to 1928
- Population map of Toronto Area
- Arterial streets in Urban Zone
- Federal Avenue as proposed in 1924
- Study No. 18. University Avenue Extension
- Study No. 19. University Avenue Extension
- Study No. 25. University Avenue Extension
- Plan of Recommended Improvements in Downtown District
- Plan of Cambrai Avenue
- Plan on Proposed Arras Road
- Proposed Muncipal Development on Queen Street
- Gerrard & Elm Street widening
- Victoria and Carlton Street Improvements
- Eastern Avenue Extension to Front Street
- Plan of the Central Area showing Improvements Proposed
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Third report and official plan - Toronto City Planning Board (1955)

Date: 1955
Creator: The Board
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Access: web
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52 pages, includes 17 leaves of plates (some folded) with illustrations (some coloured) and maps. Including: Generalized Land Use Map, Neighbourhood and Census tract map, Highways Map, Island Map, Reconstruction Map, Civic Appearance Map, Parks and Recreation Map, Health and Welfare Map, Public Utilities Map, Street Cleaning Map, Police Map, Fire Protection Map, Library Map
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Toronto Island: a long term proposal for redevelopment (1947)

Date: 1947
Creator: City of Toronto Planning Board
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Scale: [ca. 1:3,700]
Access: web
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out of copyright. Shows proposed developments on Toronto Island.
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Toronto Property Data Maps ( PDMs) 2013 (2013-01-01, 2013-12-31)

Date: 2013-01-01, 2013-12-31
Creator: Works and Emergency Services, City of Toronto
Datum: NAD27
Projection: MTM Zone 10 (modified)
Scale: 1:4,000
Access: web
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Data includes: Building lines, hydro towers, curbs, curblines, curb points, catch basins, electrical pols, garage lines, garage polygons, general poles, historical sites, fire hydrants, light standards, miscellaneous structures, parks, pathways, pedestrian street lights, railways, spot elevation, street car tracks, street lines, street names, subway tracks, telephone poles, traffic lights, and transmission lines.
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Toronto Property Data Maps ( PDMs) 2012 (2012)

Date: 2012
Creator: Works and Emergency Services, City of Toronto
Datum: NAD27
Projection: MTM Zone 10 (modified)
Scale: 1:2,000
Access: Internal Network Drive and web
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Data includes: Building lines, hydro towers, curbs, curblines, curb points, catch basins, electrical pols, garage lines, garage polygons, general poles, historical sites, fire hydrants, light standards, miscellaneous structures, parks, pathways, pedestrian street lights, railways, spot elevation, street car tracks, street lines, street names, subway tracks, telephone poles, traffic lights, and transmission lines.
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Toronto Property Data Maps (PDMs) - 2014 edition 2014 (2014-01-01, 2014-12-31)

Date: 2014-01-01, 2014-12-31
Creator: Works and Emergency Services, City of Toronto
Datum: NAD27
Projection: MTM Zone 10 (modified)
Scale: 1:4,000
Access: web
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Data includes: Building lines, hydro towers, curbs, curblines, curb points, catch basins, electrical pols, garage lines, garage polygons, general poles, historical sites, fire hydrants, light standards, miscellaneous structures, parks, pathways, pedestrian street lights, railways, spot elevation, street car tracks, street lines, street names, subway tracks, telephone poles, traffic lights, and transmission lines.
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Toronto Property Data Maps (PDMs) - 2015 edition 2015 (2015-01-01, 2015-12-31)

Date: 2015-01-01, 2015-12-31
Creator: Works and Emergency Services, City of Toronto
Datum: NAD27
Projection: MTM Zone 10 (modified)
Scale: 1:4,000
Access: web
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Data includes: Building lines, hydro towers, curbs, curblines, curb points, catch basins, electrical pols, garage lines, garage polygons, general poles, historical sites, fire hydrants, light standards, miscellaneous structures, parks, pathways, pedestrian street lights, railways, spot elevation, street car tracks, street lines, street names, subway tracks, telephone poles, traffic lights, and transmission lines.
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[Proposed transportation and general land use map of Metropolitan Toronto] ([1950?])

Date: [1950?]
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Scale: [1:63,360]
Access: web
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Three classes of super-highways; roads; rapid transit; 5 classes of land use; urban limit.
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