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Working together to save taxpayer resources


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Working together to save taxpayer resources

  1. 1. Working together to save taxpayer resourcesJim LacyWisconsin State Cartographer’s OfficeUniversity of WisconsinFebruary 22, 2013
  2. 2. I can’t save you a hundred million dollars. (sorry)But I want to do my part to help government run‘lean’ and more efficiently.
  3. 3. AerialPhotography
  4. 4. NO
  5. 5. NO
  6. 6. Notreally
  7. 7. YESPhoto Credit: Z/I Imaging, Inc.
  8. 8. YES
  9. 9. YES
  10. 10. Why?
  11. 11. Can we do better?• Research past aerial photography projects• Gather input from air photo users• Develop a program “blueprint”
  12. 12. Funding• Approximately $1million per year to meet most government and private sector needs• But many times that already spent every year• Can be cost-neutral
  13. 13. How can you Help?• Listen to the experts• Help us understand how to turn our ideas into reality• Use existing funding for its intended purpose
  14. 14. Jim Lacy State Cartographer’s OfficeUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison (608) 262-6850 @Wiscmapper