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Sept. 11: GIS for Economic Development Workshop

August 17, 2018 – 10:12 am | 24 views
Sept. 11: GIS for Economic Development Workshop

Geographic Information System (GIS) for Economic Development Workshop
Come to this hands-on workshop to learn about SSMMA’s GIS economic development tools and how YOU can use them to further community redevelopment efforts in your municipality. Please click here …

SSMMA showcases the Calumet Region Enterprise Zone story map

May 23, 2018 – 2:35 pm | 180 views
Calumet Region story map

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) has been an invaluable tool to hundreds of thousands of organizations across virtually every field and discipline. GIS provides the means to visualize, analyze, interpret, and share all types of spatial …

April 11-12: Cook County Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management to offer cybersecurity/community preparedness classes

February 23, 2018 – 10:23 am | 440 views
cyber attack

April 11-12, 2018, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Essentials of Cybersecurity / Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents
at Cook County Emergency Operations Center
15900 S Cicero, Oak Forest, IL 60452
The Cook County Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management …

SSMMA’s GIS team uses multimedia map for storytelling about Complete Streets

February 1, 2018 – 11:38 am | 555 views
complete streets story map

SSMMA’s GIS team has created a fantastic new multimedia story map for resources on Complete Streets planning.
The Complete Streets and Trails Plan, adopted last summer by SSMMA’s Board and Executive Committee, reflects the commitment and the high …

MWRD offers geographic information system assistance

January 31, 2018 – 3:40 pm | 402 views
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From the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
MWRD is offering global positioning units (GPS) to provide sewer system owners resources to begin mapping their sewer systems in GIS or improve their existing sewer system map. …

Dolton/other communities welcome newly released interactive map of Chicago’s tree canopy

August 16, 2017 – 10:13 am | 465 views
Tree map

In June, the Chicago Regional Tree Initiative and Morton Arboretum released what they say is the most comprehensive tree canopy data set of any region in the U.S., covering 284 municipalities in the Chicago area. …

MWRD has global positioning units (GPS) to map sewer systems

March 27, 2017 – 11:32 am | 707 views
MWRD has global positioning units (GPS) to map sewer systems

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) is pleased to offer global positioning units (GPS) to provide sewer system owners resources to begin mapping their sewer systems in GIS or improve their existing …

SSMMA’s GIS Consortium welcomes Thornton and Alsip / adds a GPS Program to services

September 26, 2016 – 11:57 am | 738 views
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GIS Updates
By Dennis Latto
1. We would like to welcome two new members to the SSMMA GIS Consortium! The Village of Alsip and the Village of Thornton’s boards have recently approved the resolution to become SSMMA’s …