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MAGIC Clearinghouse Summit

The Arkansas GIS Office was involved in hosting the Mid-America GIS Consortium MAGIC Clearinghouse Summit. State representatives from the region gathered in northwest Arkansas August 16th and 17th to learn about issues, challenges and the success stories of operating statewide GIS data clearinghouses.    

Governor Hutchinson Announces Appointments to State GIS Board

LITTLE ROCK  –  Governor Asa Hutchinson announced the following appointments to the State GIS Board on August 12, 2015. Anthony Davis, of Little Rock, whose appointment expires August 1, 2018, replaces Matthew Hodges.  Anthony serves as the Software Manager for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Danny Games, of Little Rock, whose appointment expires August […]

2015 GIS Users Forum Symposium Grant

The Arkansas Geographic Information Systems Office (AGISO) in partnership with the Arkansas GIS Users Forum is offering a registration grant for one full conference registration ($400) to attend the 2015 Arkansas GIS Users Forum Symposium, on August 31st to September 4th, 2015 in Little Rock, Arkansas. This symposium provides an outstanding opportunity to access GIS Short […]

Image Services Now Available!

The Arkansas GIS Office is pleased to announce the release of new image services available on the Arkansas Spatial Data Infrastructure (ASDI).  The services are available as Image Services through ArcGIS Desktop or through Web Map Services (WMS) Statewide Natural Color ADOP 2006 Best Available High Resolution Hillshade Digital Raster Graphic 24K (Topo’s) Goverment Land Office […]

2015 Usage Stats

The Arkansas Geographic Information Systems Office acts as the functional arm of the Arkansas Geographic Information Systems Board. Our major activities include providing administrative and technical support to the Board. We pursue activities that result in coordinated,cost-effective programs for GIS data development and distribution. In fulfilling this role we coordinate with cities, counties, state, federal […]

Municipal Boundaries Updated for 99 Cities

Thanks to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, the statewide Municipal Boundary file is updated and ready for download: This includes updates to following 99 cities: Adona Alexander Austin Barling Bauxite Bella Vista Benton Bentonville Bethel Heights Bigelow Blue Eye Brookland Bryant Cabot Calion Campbell Station Cave Springs Centerton Central City Clinton Coal Hill Corning […]

2015 Arkansas GIS Users Forum Spring Meeting

Mark your calendars for March 25 from 8:45am to 3:30pm at the UALR Reynolds Center for Business and Economic Development (2801 S. University Ave). From the GIS Users Forum announcement: Calling all GIS Professionals, the 2015 Arkansas GIS Users Forum Spring Meeting is just around the corner. Once again this year we have a superb […]

Municipal Boundary Update: New Incorporation- City of Southside

Thanks to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department’s Mapping Section, the state municipal boundary file has been updated to include the new incorporation of the City of Southside (Independence County). For Downloads: For Services: Thanks again to the AHTD for updating and providing this data to the public.