November 16, 2015

Bennington and Windham counties, 4-band and black and white!

Bennington OrthophotoNew 2015 standard .5-meter digital orthos are now available for tiled download (in compressed format) from Vermont's Open GeoData Portal;  These orthos are provided through the Vermont Imagery Program.  This new set of 2015 imagery covers a southern area of Vermont (most of Bennington Co., most of Windham Co., and a small portion of southern Windsor Co.).

For access to the new digital orthos, go to the following URL and click the link to “2015 Orthophotos Now Available!”:

For more information on imagery and the Vermont Imagery Program, go to:

Questions? Contact me:  Ivan Brown, GIS Database Administrator


October 22, 2015

Topics range from Forestry Data to Geodatabases!

See details about the following in the Calendar at the VCGI Main Page:

Tech Jam (S. Burlington, VT), October 23 & 24, Sheraton Hotel (VCGI will be there)

Workshop: Making Geodatabases Work for You (Concord, NH), 10/27/15 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Webinar: Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) Data Dashboard, 11/04/15 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Northeast Arc Users Conference (NEARC) 2015 in Burlington! 11/08/15 - 8:00am to 11/11/15 - 12:00pm


October 5, 2015

The City is seeking proposals to update the property map files and create new tax maps.

August 27, 2015

This release includes changes prompted by the 2015 Certificates of Highway Mileage submitted to VTrans from municipalities.


Sketch maps of the changes are available online through the VTrans Mapping Unit Publications page (under the Mileage Updates section)


State Highways

The report titled “2015_StateHwyChanges.pdf” is a summary report containing the road changes that intersect or affect state highways.

Direct link to report:


State and Town Highways

The report titled “2015_AllChanges.pdf” is a summary report containing the all the road changes prompted by the mileage certificates.

Direct link to report:


Please direct questions to Sara Moulton, GISP, Tel: 802-828-2109,

August 27, 2015

QGIS and ArcGIS!