City of Brevard, North Carolina, City Limits

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What does this data set describe?

    Title: City of Brevard, North Carolina, City Limits
    Abstract:
    Municipal boundaries for incorporated areas of the City of Brevard, NC.

  1. How should this data set be cited?

    CGIA, NC, Unknown, City of Brevard, North Carolina, City Limits: NC CGIA, Raleigh, NC.

    Online Links:

    • \\DFK9YS21\GIS_Data\National_Map\Brevard\City.shp

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -82.758550
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -82.689774
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 35.279348
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 35.208861

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Calendar_Date: unknown
    Time_of_Day: unknown
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • G-polygon (15)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      Grid_Coordinate_System_Name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
      State_Plane_Coordinate_System:
      SPCS_Zone_Identifier: 3200
      Lambert_Conformal_Conic:
      Standard_Parallel: 34.333333
      Standard_Parallel: 36.166667
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -79.000000
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 33.750000
      False_Easting: 2000000.002617
      False_Northing: 0.000000

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000064
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000064
      Planar coordinates are specified in survey feet

      The horizontal datum used is North American Datum of 1983.
      The ellipsoid used is Geodetic Reference System 80.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.000000.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    City.Limits
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    FID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    OBJECTID
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    AREA
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    PERIMETER
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    LIMITS_
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    LIMITS_ID
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    Shape_Leng
    unknown (Source: unknown)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    Shape_Area
    Area of feature in internal units squared. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Brad L. Burton
    City of Brevard Planning & Zoning Department
    Zoning Administrator
    151 West Main Street
    Brevard, NC 28712
    USA

    828-883-8580 (voice)
    828-883-2853 (FAX)
    brevzoning@citcom.net

    Hours_of_Service: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern


Why was the data set created?

This data was created to assist governmental agencies and others in making resource management decisions through the use of a Geographic Information System (GIS).


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

    Date: Unknown (process 1 of 1)
    Dataset copied.

    Data sources used in this process:

    • D:\GIS_Data\National_Map\Brevard\jurisdiction\City.Limits

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

    Unknown

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

    Data were compared with parcels to meet boundaries and were found to be coincident with parcel boundaries.


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Acknowledgement of products derived form this data set should cite the following: The source of the data is the NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis. Earlier versions of these data may exist. The user must be sure to use the appropriate data set for the time period of interest. While efforts have been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the state of the art, The City of Brevard cannot assume liability for any damages or misrepresentation caused by any inaccuracies in the data or as a result of changes to the data caused by system transfers.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    Brad Burton
    City of Brevard Planning and Zoning Department
    Zoning Administrator
    151 West Main Street
    Brevard, NC 28712
    USA

    828-883-8580 (voice)
    828-883-2853 (FAX)
    brevzoning@citcom.net

    Hours_of_Service: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    Downloadable Data

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information, errors and conditions originating from physical sources used to develop the coverage may be reflected in the data supplied. The client must be aware of data conditions and bear responsibility for the appropriate use of the information with respect to possible errors, original map scale, collection methodology, currency of data, and other conditions specific to certain data. The use of trade names or commercial products does not constitute their endorsement by the City of Brevard.

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 17-Nov-2005

Metadata author:
Land-of-Sky Regional Council
c/o Jon Beck
GIS Planner
25 Heritage Drive
Asheville, NC 28806
USA

828-251-6622 (voice)
jon@landofsky.org

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)

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