Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL)

June Program
Date: Thursday, June 10th, 2004
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Town of Greece, Braddock Bay Park Pavilion
Cost: Free

Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL)

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The GIS/SIG June Program was held Thursday, June 10th, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the Braddock Bay Park Pavilion in the Town of Greece. The Rochester-Genesee Regional Transportation Authority (RGRTA) presented on their Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) system. Headquartered on Main Street in Rochester and governed by 11 commissioners, RGRTA oversees public transportation in Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Wayne, Wyoming, and Seneca counties.

Grant Opportunities

December Program
Date: Wednesday, December 10th, 2003
Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Town of Ogden, 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport, NY
Cost: Free

Grant Opportunities

The December program was on grant opportunities and how Counties and Municipalities can apply for grants to help offset the costs for GIS implementation. Gail Fischer, New York State Archives Regional Advisory Officer, presented on the New York State Archives grant process. Paul Rooney from ESRI and Ron Sassone from the Town of Greece also presented.

New York State Cyber Security & Critical Infrastructure Coordination (CSCIC) Digital Orthophoto Imagery Program/Application

September Program
Date: Monday, September 8th, 2003
Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Pineway Ponds Park, Town of Ogden
Cost: Free

New York State Cyber Security & Critical Infrastructure Coordination (CSCIC) Digital Orthophoto Imagery Program/Application

Bruce Oswald from the New York State Cyber Security & Critical Infrastructure Coordination presented on the State’s orthoimagery program and application, and the future enhancements of the system.

December 13th, 2002

December Program
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2002
Time: Noon – 2:00 PM
Location: Kate Gleason Auditorium at the Rochester Public Library
Cost: $5.00 Per Person

Instead of a formal presentation, GIS/SIG’s December Program gave members the opportunity to socialize with other GIS professionals while they enjoyed a delicious Dinosaur Bar-B-Que lunch.

September 26th, 2002

September Program
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2002
Time: 11:15 AM – 1:30 PM
Location: Sam Patch Boat Tour, Village of Pittsford
Cost: $5.00 Per Person

GIS/SIG’s September program was held September 26th, 2002 and featured Bob Kossowski, Division GIS Manager, from the New York State Thruway Authority (NYSTA). Bob spoke on the NYSTA and Canal Corporation’s GIS program as well as some of the canal’s history. Our program included a two-hour tour on the Canal aboard the Sam Patch tour boat (www.sampatch.org).