More Data! Michigan Launches Open-Data Mapping Portal
Plotting the locations of numerous geological features, demographic information, transportation options and other data sets became more accessible with today’s launch of the Department of Technology, Management and Budget’s (DTMB) GIS Open Data website.
The GIS Open Data portal will continue to improve over time as more information is uploaded to the site from state agencies, local municipalities and other verified sources. The site can be accessed at www.michigan.gov/openmichigan.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com.