Center for Regional Excellence
4039 Route 219, Suite 200
Salamanca, New York 14779
UPCOMING TRAINING !!
GIS AND INFORMATION SERVICES
STW GIS/GPS services include general mapping, needs assessments,
data/database development, data conversion, Arc IMS integration,
demographic analysis, predictive modeling, project planning and
management, and application development. GPS data collection
services are available to supplement the GIS services. STW has four
Trimble GPS units, a laser range finder, large-scale plotter,
colored printers, digital cameras, and several years of GIS
experience available to help the region take advantage of GIS as a
tool for you.
The utilization of GIS continues to grow within municipalities
as a tool for economic development, infrastructure management,
planning, assessment, code enforcement, and public safety. STW hosts
and co-sponsors a variety of GIS training sessions ranging from
hands-on usage to planning and implementation. Training can be
tailored to fit a wide variety of groups with varying skill levels.
maintain their GIS data and infrastructure, municipal officials are
finding that being trained in GPS data collection can save them time
and money. Traditionally, STW offered GPS Data Collection Training
through the Community GIS Program. STW hosts one-day training
sessions on using GPS data collection units for Community GIS
members at no additional cost. These training sessions are held once
a year, or as demand sees fit. Municipalities often take advantage
of these training sessions as a refresher on GPS operations as well.
Southern Tier West has been involved in continued efforts of
planning and outreach for the 2010 Census. Specific programs
promoted include the "LUCA Program", "Complete Count Committee
Program", "PSAP Program", and the "Census in Schools Program".
NYS Data Center Affiliate
The NYS Data Center is New York's primary repository of economic and
demographic data. The NYS Data Center operates through approximately 50
state, local, and university coordinating and affiliate organizations
around the state. These affiliation maintain Census and related economic
and demographic data and provide local information services to local
government, business, and the public. Southern Tier West is one of these
data center affiliates, providing data resources for Allegany,
Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua Counties.
STW Community GIS Website
Demographic Profiles 2000/Municipalities in Allegany, Cattaraugus,
Demographic Profiles 2010/Municipalities in Allegany,
Cattaraugus, Chautauqua Counties