Geographic Informational Systems (GIS)
The City of Lake Worth uses Geographic Informational Systems (GIS) to maintain, update, and manage the city’s geographic data; including the management of the city’s land file. The GIS Division serves numerous departments throughout the city in many tasks such as field applications, live feed city management solutions, and city planning.
The GIS Team is also available to provide both hard copy and custom mapping products to city staff and to the general public according to our service fees.
What is GIS?
A system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of spatial or geographical data. In a general sense, the term describes any informational system that integrates, stores, edits, analyzes, shares, and displays geographic information.
GIS sometimes is used as geographic information science to refer to the academic discipline that studies a broader discipline of Geoinformatics.
GIS has begun to open new avenues of scientific inquiry.
GIS Allow Users To...
- Visualize data in many ways
- Reveal relationships, patterns, and trends
Addressing & Land File Management
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