Congratulations to 2014 WLIA Award Winners

Belated congratulations are due to the winners of our map and presentation contests at our Annual Conference.  Many thanks to everyone who participated!  Browse the award-winning maps from 2014.

Easy Access USGS Map Downloads

I recently had to download USGS Topo maps for another department. Back around 2010, when the maps were redone, I remember starting to download the quads that made up Wood County. For whatever reason I didn’t get very… Read More

Plan to Attend the Spring Regional Meeting

A joint event with the Wisconsin Register of Deeds Association (WRDA) could not come at a better time. Significant changes to the Wisconsin Land Information Program and recent announcements of new projects (Statewide Parcel Map Initiative and DOA Repository/Geoportal Project) have… Read More

Statewide Parcel Map Initiative Progress

DOA memo re-posted with permission. Links added by editor. April 2, 2014 Dear Land Information Officers, I am glad to be writing you today with announcements on the progress at the Department of Administration on the Statewide Parcel… Read More

Northern Area GIS User Group Meeting

What: A casual meeting for GIS users in the northern area (and beyond) to discuss GIS activities and any other issues people want to add to the agenda. Who is invited: Anyone interested in learning more about GIS… Read More

One Day WSLS Seminar

One day seminar sponsored by the Northeast Wisconsin Chapter of the Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors. When:Friday, March 21, 2014  from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Where: The Rock Garden and Comfort Suites 1951 Bond St, Green Bay,… Read More

Former WLIA President named ‘Citizen of Year’ in McFarland

Jane Licht, WLIA President in 2002, was recently named “Citizen of the Year” by the McFarland, WI Chamber of Commerce. She will be honored at the Chamber Citizen of the Year Banquet on April 6 at The Maple Tree… Read More

Wood County Hiring Planner

The Wood County Planning and Zoning Department has an opening for a full-time Planner position. The primary purpose of this position is to provide planning services to Wood County and municipalities within its jurisdiction, participate in land records… Read More

Vilas County In the News

The Vilas County Land Information Office was featured recently on WJFW Newswatch 12 for their award winning Boulder Junction Address Atlas. Outstanding job promoting the benefits of land information and GIS!!!

USGS: The National Map and National Atlas Merge

During this year, National Atlas of the United States and The National Map will transition into a combined single source for geospatial and cartographic information. This transformation is projected to streamline access to maps, data and information from the USGS National Geospatial Program (NGP). This action will… Read More