Writing the Job Description for a Municipal GIS Program
Case Study City of Ogden, Utah
This article was originally published by Applied Geographics Inc. (AppGeo), a company acquired by The Sanborn Map Company Inc in September 2022.
AppGeo worked collaboratively with the City of Ogden to assess all aspects of the City’s program including staffing skills, organizational structure, technology, infrastructure, data quality and workflows. The result was a feasible strategy and stepwise implementation that allowed the City to benefit from quick initial “wins” and long-term operational improvements.