WCCOG and UMM-GIS Lab Receive Award
WCCOG awarded Project of the Year by Maine Association of Planners
At the Annual General Meeting of the Maine Association of Planners on June 6th the partnership between the Washington County Council of Governments and the University of Maine at Machias GIS Service Center was awarded Project of the Year.
The award recognizes the on-line GIS mapping developed for Washington County municipalities that provides:
- Public Parcel Viewer customized for all Washington County municipalities
- Planners Maps, also customized for all Washingotn County municipalities, to give local Planning Boards and Code Enforcement Officers detailed on-line access to mapping information to assist in planning and regulatory review,
- Bay and town-specific storm surge scenarios for coastal Washington County municipalities, and
- Mapping of Washington County's local food system.