Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

The GIS division is responsible for developing and maintaining geospatial data while delivering simple, interactive mapping tools to enable County employees and citizens to seamlessly access, query, and visualize the information.

Service Delivery Areas

The GIS division provides services in the following areas:

  1. GIS Products and Services include development and maintenance of GIS data, tools and models, and support for spatial and web applications. GIS products include the development of GIS tools and web-based applications and geo-processing models and customized spatial data for computer applications. GIS services include generation and updating of data layers, building and maintenance of geo-processing models, custom map products, and authoring of metadata and other documentation. The GIS division is also responsible for reviewing street names and issuing addresses along with reviewing development projects following public safety guidelines.

  1. Enterprise GIS Project Support includes the coordination and development of GIS data collected by other departments that is distributed to desktop computers or mobile devices for use in the office and in the field. Enterprise GIS support also distributes GIS-related software and licensing to all participating County departments, publishes County-generated GIS data to a centralized server environment to optimize system performance, develops custom GIS applications including two external GIS web-based applications used by Economic Development and developers, and coordinates training to County departments.

The IT Strategic Plan identifies several high level initiatives and projects for GIS such as developing and maintaining more complex spatial databases and better interaction with business applications.  ITSD intends to create a separate strategic plan for GIS to better clarify the direction and roadmap for this specific service delivery area.

Focus Areas

Coconino County GIS continues to focus on applications in the areas of emergency response and public safety and health, infrastructure management, land use planning, transportation, and land base management. 

Welcoming Feedback

We seek and welcome your feedback to improve our services. Please send your feedback or suggestions to the contact information listed on this page.


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