The District of Columbia

Other Bus Line

Other Bus Line

by Office of the Chief Technology Officer on 20120309

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

Abstract

Other Bus Lines. This dataset contains other bus lines, 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.

Data provided by several bus companies and organizations listed bus lines supplemental to WMATA bus data.

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 by local government agancies.

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

GIS Data Coordinatorq
in Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th st nw, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

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

Credits

Office of the Chief Technology Officer

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Lineage / Sources

Lineage / Processes
GIS Data Coordinator
in Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Staff digitized the new circulator purple route going around the mall.

in OCTO



modified the route of the Union Station - Navy Yard circulator loop.

in OCTO



Removed dc circulator from layer.

in OCTO



Removed tourmobile.

in OCTO



Added Big Bus tours to the data: red yellow and blue lines. This was done selecting arcs from the DDOT street spatial database and dissolving them into three lines and adding them to the existing other bus line layer.

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 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

OtherBusLn / WMATA
Metro Bus Routes

Attributes

  • Web_URL / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • LINE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • TYPE / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • GIS_ID / ESRI
    Length of feature in internal units.
  • Type / ESRI
    Length of feature in internal units.
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • WEB_URL
  • Line

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 20120618

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

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

fax: 202-7227-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm