MN GIS/LIS NEWS
Winter 2011
ISSUE 63

MN GIS/LIS NEWS
The Newsletter of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium

Table of Contents

MN GIS/LIS Consortium

From the Chair
Polaris Awards
Scholarship Winners
Scholarship Fundraising Results

State
New Air Photos
DEED Job Search Application

Governor's Commendation

MN GISPs

Regional
MetroGIS Quantify Public Value Project

Local
Emergency Warning Routes
Hennepin Crime Maps
McLeod Culvert & Spraying Inventories
Cemetery Maps

Federal
Emerald Ash Borer Maps

Non-Profits
New ESRI policy for Non-profits

Other Places
Geospatial Revolution Videos

 

 

Polaris Leadership Awards:  Steve Benson, Rebecca Foster, Tom Zeisler

Three outstanding GIS professionals were presented with the Consortium’s Polaris Leadership Award at the October 2010 conference in Duluth.  This award was established to recognize mid-career GIS professionals who demonstrate a beacon of energy and creativity that inspires and guides the rest of us.

Steve Benson
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Fish and Wildlife

Rebecca Foster
City of Edina, Public Works & Engineering

Tom Zeisler
St. Louis County, Land Department


For more information about the award and the winners’ accomplishments, see the Polaris Award webpage.