Information Resources Exchange Group

Wednesday, December 9, 1998
10 am to 12:30 pm

Commission Office
The Bourse Building - 8th Floor
190 N. Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106
For directions Call (215) 592-1800
Please Use Fourth Street Elevators

WINTER WEATHER ALERT:
If snow or icing occurs on this day, call DVRPC at (215) 592-1800 to confirm if the meeting will be held.

AGENDA

1. Minutes of the meeting of September 16, 1998

2. Presentations

  • Christopher Pfeiffer, Metadata Specialist, Pennsylvania State University Libraries
    A Practical Explanation of Geospatial Metadata
  • Joseph C. Fazekas, Webmaster, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
    The Evolution of the DVRPC Website and Interactive Mapping Applications.

3. Census 2000 Update

  • Statistical Areas Program-- status
  • Sampling Litigation-- status
  • Funding for Census 2000-- status
  • LUCA Program-- status
  • Complete Count Committees-- status
  • Census Transportation Planning Package (CTPP) 2000 -- status

4. DVRPC Work Program Updates

  • Year 2000 Aerial Imagery Acquisition
  • Region-Wide Transportation GIS Development
  • Regional Information Network (RIN)
  • DVRPC Year 2025 Interim Forecast Revisions
  • 1997 Building Permit Data

5. Aerial Imagery Update

  • New Jersey DEP Digital Ortho Imagery Program
  • Pennsylvania Digital Ortho Imagery Program

6. Information Items

  • DVRPC website update
  • DVRPC enterprise-wide database project update

7. Old Business

  • Nomination of new IREG officers

8. New Business

9. Next Meeting Date and Location

Attachments

  1. Minutes of the Meeting of September 16, 1998.
  2. Article: "Census 2000: Extreme Imaging," Imaging Magazine, October 1998
  3. Article: "Counting The People," Pennsylvania Township News, November 1997
  4. Census 2000 Updates and News Alerts (11/2/1998, 10/21/1998, 10/13/1998)
  5. Helpful Census Phone Numbers & Information on American Community Survey, American FactFinder (formerly DADS), Early Census Offices, and Complete Count Committees
  6. CTPP 2000 Status Report from US DOT
  7. Article: "Census 2000 -- What is the Transportation Community Doing?," Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations, October 1998