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Geographic Information Systems Clearinghouse

GIS Recommended Standards

New York State Standards

Procedures for Establishing New York State Standards


Street Address Data Standard

Address standard - The Address Subcommittee assists the Address Theme managing agencies in developing and promoting a national strategy to identify, prioritize, implement, coordinate, manage, and provide oversight of geospatial address data related activities. This includes activities related to supporting accessible, accurate, and spatially referenced national address data available in partnership with tribal, federal, state, county, local, non-profit, and private organizations.

Transportation standard - The Transportation Subcommittee is responsible for the coordination of transportation data-related activities among agencies and establishes a mechanism for the coordinated development, use, sharing, and dissemination of best practices, standards and data for transportation.

The Subcommittee's current areas of interest include all modes of transportation, transportation networks, terminals, and services (including intermodal freight and passenger), and the movements of people and commodities using them. The subcommittee supports the efforts of NGDA Theme Lead for the Transportation Theme.

Federal Standards