The District of Columbia

Metro Bus Stops (BusStopPt)

Metro Bus Stops (BusStopPt)

by Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority on 10/19/2006

Keywords
About: Public Transportation, Bus Route, transportation, Metro, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Mass Transit, Parapet, Bus Stops, Commuter, Bus Stop, Transit, location, WMATA, Bus Lines, Subway, Rail Transit, Canopy, Commute, Conservation, transitMetro
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

WMATA Metro Bus Stops. The dataset contains locations and attributes of metro bus stops, created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

A database provided by WMATA contains bus stop locations and attributes.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

James McBride
in Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

7th Floor B Corridor, 600 Fifth Street, NW
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: 202-962-2589
hours: 9am - 5pm

Credits

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
Generally follows the street centerlines but was not captured to the DC GIS snapbase.

Vertical positional accuracy
N/A

Lineage / Sources

  • WMATA Bus Stops
    database, Location and attribution
    Bus Stops
    by Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, 2006
Lineage / Processes

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in DC Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Entity

DCGIS.BusStopPt

Attributes

  • AT_STREET
    Bus Stop At Street Name
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry
  • LOCATION
    Bus Stop Location
  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • ON_STREET
    Bus Stop On Street Name
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 05/09/2008

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm