DOA WI Land Information Program Wins Award!

The Department of Administration Wisconsin Land Information Program (WLIP) received the 2019 Friend of Wisconsin Land Surveying Award from the Wisconsin County Surveyors Association (WCSA). The award was received at the annual WCSA meeting on January 25th in… Read More

Deadline Extended for 2016 WLIP Survey

HAVE AN IMPACT! HAVE A VOICE! Complete the survey to help determine future geospatial benchmarks for the WLIP and the future of Wisconsin Land Information. The 2016 WLIP Survey from the Wisconsin Department of Administration is very important for gathering input regarding future… Read More

Draft 3 WLIP Program Plan: 2016-2021 Released

Draft 3 WLIP Program Plan: 2016-2021 has been released and public comment period is now open through July 22nd. The Wisconsin Land Information Council (WLIC) met on March 24, 2016 to discuss Draft 1 and again on June 8, 2016 to… Read More

Draft 2 WLIP Program Plan: 2016-2020 Released

Draft 2 WLIP Program Plan: 2016-2020  has been Released and public comment period is now open through May 27th. The Wisconsin Land Information Council (WLIC) met on March 24, 2016 to discuss Draft 1. In response to motions… Read More

WLIA Opposes Current Comprehensive Planning Legislation

Legislation (2015 Assembly Bill 371/Senate Bill 266) to repeal Wisconsin’s Comprehensive planning law was recently introduced by Sen. Moulton and Rep. Kulp.  The elimination of the comprehensive planning grant program is included in the repeal.  Although not awarded… Read More

WLIA Seeks Private Sector Representative for Wisconsin Land Information Council (WLIC)

The Wisconsin Land Information Council (WLIC),  attached to the Department of Administration (DOA),  is to serve an advisory role to DOA on matters relating to the Wisconsin Land Information Program(WLIP). The Council will consist of 12 members endorsed by… Read More

WIGICC Proposes Dissolution

With the creation of the Wisconsin Land Information Council by the Department of Administration, WIGICC (the Wisconsin Geographic Information Coordination Council) is proposing to dissolve in its current form.  The proposal is outlined by Jon Schwichtenberg, WIGICC chair,… Read More

A Geospatial Vision for Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Geospatial Strategy Working Group recently published the first public draft of A Geospatial Vision for Wisconsin(pdf). This document is a high-level summary of important statewide applications of geospatial data and near-term needs in Wisconsin, as determined… Read More

Proposed WLIA response to Statewide Parcel Map Initiative Planning Process Framework ready for feedback from members

On May 15th,  the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) Division of Intergovernmental Relations published a concept document entitled “Statewide Parcel Map Initiative – Planning Process Framework.”  In short, the document lays out a vision for funding Strategic Initiative grants associated… Read More

Wisconsin DOA outlines proposal for WLIP funding

The Department of Administration is seeking input from stakeholders by July 11, 2014.