PLANNER’S USE OF LAND INFORMATION Results from a Wisconsin American Planning Association Survey Anna Haines, Ph.D. Center ...
SURVEY <ul><li>Sent to WAPA listserv </li></ul><ul><li>About 500 people </li></ul><ul><li>86 responded </li></ul><ul><li>~...
EMPLOYMENT
PLANNING AND ZONING OFFICE?
DO YOU USE AVAILABLE LAND INFORMATION DATA?
WHY DON’T YOU USE AVAILABLE LI DATA?
OTHER <ul><li>Awareness, Availability, Accessibility (10) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unaware or barely aware of program (6) </l...
WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR LI DATA?
OTHER <ul><li>City/Local (20) </li></ul><ul><li>Federal (4) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Census, NRCS, USGS </li></ul></ul><ul><l...
HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE LAND INFORMATION?
FOR WHAT PURPOSES DO YOU USE LAND INFORMATION?
OTHER <ul><li>Regulation (3) </li></ul><ul><li>Reports </li></ul><ul><li>Plan information </li></ul><ul><li>Analysis </li>...
WHICH TYPES OF PLANS?
OTHER <ul><li>Transportation (6) </li></ul><ul><li>Economic development </li></ul><ul><li>Hazard mitigation/emergency mana...
WHAT TYPES OF LI DATA IS NOT AVAILABLE THAT YOU WISH YOU HAD? <ul><li>Specific Types of Data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parcel ...
WHAT TYPES OF LI DATA IS NOT AVAILABLE THAT YOU WISH YOU HAD? <ul><li>General </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free (all state data) ...
HOW CAN WLIP BE IMPROVED? <ul><li>Vision for WLIP </li></ul><ul><li>Access </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free information </li></u...
RECOMMENDATIONS/CONCLUSIONS <ul><li>Need for more marketing </li></ul><ul><li>Need to address state-wide </li></ul><ul><ul...
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2010 Spring Planner’s Use of Land Information

  1. 1. PLANNER’S USE OF LAND INFORMATION Results from a Wisconsin American Planning Association Survey Anna Haines, Ph.D. Center for Land Use Education Member of the WAPA Board
  2. 2. SURVEY <ul><li>Sent to WAPA listserv </li></ul><ul><li>About 500 people </li></ul><ul><li>86 responded </li></ul><ul><li>~20% response rate </li></ul>
  3. 3. EMPLOYMENT
  4. 4. PLANNING AND ZONING OFFICE?
  5. 5. DO YOU USE AVAILABLE LAND INFORMATION DATA?
  6. 6. WHY DON’T YOU USE AVAILABLE LI DATA?
  7. 7. OTHER <ul><li>Awareness, Availability, Accessibility (10) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unaware or barely aware of program (6) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Don't know how to access (2); </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>don't know what's available (2); </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reliance on GIS professionals (2) </li></ul><ul><li>Usefulness (2) </li></ul><ul><li>Nominal Fee Only (1) </li></ul><ul><li>Developing LI (1) </li></ul>
  8. 8. WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR LI DATA?
  9. 9. OTHER <ul><li>City/Local (20) </li></ul><ul><li>Federal (4) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Census, NRCS, USGS </li></ul></ul><ul><li>University (2) </li></ul><ul><li>Other </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-profit, utility, consultants, commercial, private, web. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. HOW OFTEN DO YOU USE LAND INFORMATION?
  11. 11. FOR WHAT PURPOSES DO YOU USE LAND INFORMATION?
  12. 12. OTHER <ul><li>Regulation (3) </li></ul><ul><li>Reports </li></ul><ul><li>Plan information </li></ul><ul><li>Analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Policy formation </li></ul><ul><li>Application development </li></ul><ul><li>Property addressing </li></ul><ul><li>Land use coding </li></ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul>
  13. 13. WHICH TYPES OF PLANS?
  14. 14. OTHER <ul><li>Transportation (6) </li></ul><ul><li>Economic development </li></ul><ul><li>Hazard mitigation/emergency management/risk analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Housing </li></ul><ul><li>Conservation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Corridor </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Forest </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wildfire </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Green infrastructure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Watershed </li></ul></ul><ul><li>BID/TID </li></ul><ul><li>Zoning </li></ul><ul><li>Statewide </li></ul>
  15. 15. WHAT TYPES OF LI DATA IS NOT AVAILABLE THAT YOU WISH YOU HAD? <ul><li>Specific Types of Data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parcel data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Statewide and local </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wetlands/floodplain </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Updated, more accurate/exact </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elevation data and LIDAR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Buildings/structures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assessment data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3D data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Addressing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local roads </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population densities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Actual photos </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental data </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. WHAT TYPES OF LI DATA IS NOT AVAILABLE THAT YOU WISH YOU HAD? <ul><li>General </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free (all state data) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Across county lines </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Downloadable </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Timely </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Aggregated </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Coverages that span multiple jurisdictional boundaries </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Standardized </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Uniform, minimum standards </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Well-documented </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Well-maintained </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Accessible over time for trend analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data categories referenced in the comprehensive planning should be readily available. </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. HOW CAN WLIP BE IMPROVED? <ul><li>Vision for WLIP </li></ul><ul><li>Access </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free information </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Standards </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop and implement statewide standards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consistency between counties </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Maintenance </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop statewide, shared data custodianship </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sharing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Enable data sharing across jurisdictions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data distribution policy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Needs to include local governments beyond counties </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Funding </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Return funding to WLIP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Audit of funding use </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Create </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Statewide data layers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Parcel </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>What program? </li></ul>
  18. 18. RECOMMENDATIONS/CONCLUSIONS <ul><li>Need for more marketing </li></ul><ul><li>Need to address state-wide </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Standards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Maintenance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Accessibility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cost </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Need to create statewide data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parcels </li></ul></ul>

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