MVRPC Ohio Gis Presentation 2008


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    1. 1. Geographic Information System An Integral Part of MVRPC’s Planning Support System Martin Kim, AICP, GISP Director of Regional Planning Tom Harner GIS Coordinator Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission 2008 Ohio GIS Conference September 10-12, 2008 Crowne Plaza North Hotel Columbus, Ohio
    2. 2. Session Agenda <ul><li>MVRPC Overview </li></ul><ul><li>MVRPC Planning Support System </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Overview </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Application Examples </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MVRPC Enterprise GIS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GIS Online Planning Support System </li></ul></ul><ul><li>GIS Application in Regional Planning - Going Places Initiative </li></ul><ul><li>Questions and Answers </li></ul>
    3. 3. Miami Valley Region Planning Commission <ul><li>Voluntary association of governmental and non-governmental organizations serving people in Southwest Ohio </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Formed in 1964 under Section 713.21 of the Ohio Revised Code </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A total of 78 members </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Covers Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, and Preble, Counties </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. Miami Valley Region Planning Commission <ul><li>Serves the Miami Valley Region as a Regional Planning Commission and Metropolitan Planning Organization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In 1973, MVRPC was designated by the Governor as a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) to perform transportation planning activities in the Dayton Metro Region </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. Planning Activities at MVRPC <ul><li>Transportation Planning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Long Range Transportation Planning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Short Range Transportation Planning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Special Projects </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Land Use Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental Planning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Water Quality Planning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Air Quality Planning </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. Planning Support System Overview <ul><li>Sub-class of Decision Support System (DSS) serving a special purpose of assisting planning professionals in completing planning tasks through computerized systems </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Gathering information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluating courses of actions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Preparing plans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monitoring results </li></ul></ul>
    7. 7. Planning Support System Overview <ul><li>A system to provide rationale for a better decision making process </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Providing necessary support to systematically analyze the information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Finding and formulating the alternative options, policies, scenarios, and plans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assessing and evaluating impacts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Selecting and recommending a proper solution </li></ul></ul>Model Driven Communication Driven Data Driven Document Driven PSS
    8. 8. MVRPC Planning Support System <ul><li>MVRPC has been increasing the use and enhancement of the Planning Support System over the years in the planning process to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Facilitate better decision making </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Share planning related information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Expand the public participation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>at the Regional level </li></ul>
    9. 9. MVRPC Planning Support System Components
    10. 10. Evolution of MVRPC PSS Application Static Interactive Dynamic & Customized Static Maps Static Maps Downloadable on the Web Interactive Maps Interactive Maps on the Web 1990s 2000 2007 Interactive & Customized Maps on the Web
    11. 11. Downloadable Maps – Planning Atlas <ul><li>Maps ranging from a single county to more than 7: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Resource inventory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spatial Analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Explanatory Text on the Map </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Aimed at offering: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>enhanced communication </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>enhanced comprehension </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>better accessibility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>information at regional level </li></ul></ul>
    12. 12. Interactive Maps - Web TELUS <ul><li>A web-based Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) project management application with database management and web mapping </li></ul><ul><li>Database Management </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Used by MVRPC Staff to maintain TIP project data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows visitors to query and view TIP data using our web site. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows 24/7 access to most up-to-date info </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Visualization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Interactive mapping (ArcIMS) with links to detailed project information </li></ul></ul>
    13. 14. More Interactive Mapping <ul><li>Traffic Count Viewer: Interactive map for users to obtain traffic count information in the Region </li></ul><ul><li>Project Evaluation System: Interactive map to evaluate Roadway, Bikeway and Transit Project Evaluation System sheets. </li></ul>
    14. 15. Regional Enterprise System Development <ul><li>Project Scope </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Design and implement comprehensive enterprise GIS architecture for centralized database management and community-wide regional GIS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Geodatabase design and migration of core datasets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop web-based communication application </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Project Timeline </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Began in winter of 2006 and completed in March 2007 </li></ul></ul>
    15. 16. System Architecture Design and Implementation <ul><li>Upgrade to Enterprise System </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Based on a region-wide GIS Assessment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluation of existing MVRPC GIS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Survey local jurisdictions to identify GIS usage and common GIS datasets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review of GIS best practices </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Implementation of supporting infrastructure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Upgrade both software and hardware </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Server upgrades </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spatial Data Engine (SDE) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Relational Database Management System (MS SQL2005) </li></ul></ul>
    16. 17. Existing Infrastructure
    17. 18. New Infrastructure
    18. 19. Geodatabase Design and Migration <ul><li>Develop data model and migrate Core Datasets to Enterprise Geodatabase format </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Boundary - Jurisdiction boundary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Census - Census Tract, Block Group, Block and Urban Area </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental - Wastewater facility planning areas, hydrology, and watersheds </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Land Fabric - Existing and future land use, zoning, and open space </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Transportation - Roads, bikeways, traffic analysis zone, FHWA federal-aid urbanized area </li></ul></ul>
    19. 20. Application Development Goals <ul><li>Provide user-friendly application with data access, data retrieval, and data display </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Metadata Explorer – Data Search Engine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GIS Online Planning Support System – Data Visualization through a internet mapping application </li></ul></ul>
    20. 21. Interactive, Customized Maps : GIS Online Planning Support System <ul><li>Web-based mapping application </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ESRI’s ArcIMS software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interactive data visualization tool </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Provides user-friendly application providing data access, data retrieval, and data display functions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Launched in March 2007 with updates in August 2007 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Core Datasets as identified in previous steps </li></ul></ul>
    21. 25. Future Enhancements <ul><li>Data Enhancements </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide more basic demographic information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Report/Studies data to be made available </li></ul></ul><ul><li>System Enhancements </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data Delivery Extension </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Provides data download option </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Metadata Explorer Application </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data Search Engine that enable users to search various datasets </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ESRI’s Geoportal to provide “collaborative geospatial user communities” </li></ul></ul>
    22. 26. OPSS Supports Regional Planning Initiatives <ul><li>The OPSS includes geodatasets that MVRPC uses for regional and transportation planning activities </li></ul><ul><li>Making these planning data layers available to others (local, State and Federal) can help keep regional planning organizations using consistent base data </li></ul><ul><li>OPSS data can help organizations collaborate on adjacent projects by lowering the data collection needs for those projects. </li></ul>
    23. 27. The Going Places is to bring the Miami Valley Region TOGETHER to make this Region a BETTER PLACE to live, work, and play with a Shared Land Use Vision
    24. 28. Goals and Objectives <ul><li>Conduct a 3-phase planning process to build a clear and shared future land use framework for the Miami Valley Region </li></ul><ul><li>Construct a region-based conceptual plan (region-based growth framework) that identifies desired land use patterns to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better achieve consistency between future transportation infrastructure investment and land development, while protecting environmental resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide resources and guidelines for local community’s future policy and/or plan development efforts </li></ul></ul>
    25. 29. Miami Valley Land Suitability Assessment <ul><li>Assess Region’s landscape from a natural and built environment perspective as part of the existing condition assessment phase of Going Places Initiative </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide a region-based comprehensive overview of Region’s landscape </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify where opportunities and constraints exist in the Region </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify locations within the Region that are better suited for physical development than others </li></ul></ul>
    26. 30. Factors Examined <ul><li>Depth to Bedrock </li></ul><ul><li>Floodplain </li></ul><ul><li>Forested Areas </li></ul><ul><li>Ground Water Pollution Potential </li></ul><ul><li>Ground Water Yield </li></ul><ul><li>Inundation Areas </li></ul><ul><li>Load Bearing Strength </li></ul><ul><li>Mineral Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Prime Farmland </li></ul><ul><li>Slope </li></ul><ul><li>Soil Drainage </li></ul><ul><li>Sole Source Aquifer </li></ul><ul><li>Surface Water </li></ul><ul><li>Well Field Protection Areas </li></ul><ul><li>Wetlands </li></ul><ul><li>Airport Noise </li></ul><ul><li>Educational Amenities </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Protection Services </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial Clusters </li></ul><ul><li>Job Clusters </li></ul><ul><li>Major Thoroughfare Access </li></ul><ul><li>Other Amenities </li></ul><ul><li>Potential Environmental Hazards </li></ul><ul><li>Public Transportation Services </li></ul><ul><li>Public Wastewater Services </li></ul><ul><li>Public Water Services </li></ul><ul><li>Recreational Amenities </li></ul><ul><li>Restricted Development Lands </li></ul><ul><li>Retail Clusters </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation Network Connectivity </li></ul>
    27. 33. Suitability Measure Development Conceptually, the Suitability Measure was generated by overlaying spatial data representing the Suitability Scores of all factors.
    28. 34. Land Suitability Score System Example 2 1 Non Suitable Outside Cluster 10 2 5 Suitable Inside Cluster Job Clusters 0 0 Not Suitable Restricted Site 20 4 5 Suitable Non-Restricted Site Restricted Development Lands 3 1 Not Suitable Outside Serv Area 15 3 5 Suitable Inside Serv Area Fire Protection Services 3 1 Not Suitable Poor Access 9 3 Somewhat Suitable Medium Access 15 3 5 Suitable Good Access Educational Amenities Suitability Score Weight Factor Attribute Score Suitability Measures Data Attributes Built Env Factors
    29. 35. Suitability Measure Composite Maps
    30. 36. Comparative Analysis
    31. 37. Data Sharing with GIS OPSS Map Tools Map Layers Map
    32. 40. For More Information <ul><li>Martin Kim, Director of Regional Planning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tom Harner, GIS Coordinator </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul>