Other Problems Licensed data cannot be readily shared Rural places may be ignored (or not prioritized)
Can’t we all just get along…And agree that there’s a common baseline foundation that’s required? Current geometry Basic Attributes Maybe addresses? Maybe linear referencing system (LRS)?
Variety of stakeholders adds their own “special sauce” on top Private Sector: full routability and immersive imagery US Census: Polygon topology for census geographic units USGS: Enhanced cartographic display and labeling State DOTs: advanced attributes State DOTs: Linear Referencing System (LRS) State E911: Addresses TFTN: Common baseline foundation of geometry, basic attributes