Applications of GIS
What municipalities can do with a geographic information system.
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Examples of quantifiable GIS benefits
Municipalities share time and dollar savings due to their GIS.
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Funding ideas and sources
Information and links for covering some of the costs of developing your GIS
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Special offers for municipal GIS
MassGIS offers several programs and opportunities for municipal GIS departments. Other political subdivisions of the commonwealth can also take advantage of these offers.
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GIS contacts for the Massachusetts regional planning agencies (RPAs)
Many of Massachusetts' RPAs have experienced GIS staff. It is worthwhile contacting your RPA to discuss how they might work with you on your GIS project.