Boulder County Zoning Districts

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Boulder County Zoning Districts
Abstract:
Every property has some kind of base zoning. A base-zoning district prescribes the types of activities or land uses that may take place on a particular lot.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    , Boulder County Zoning Districts.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: map

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • GT-polygon composed of chains (243)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

      Projection parameters:
      Standard_Parallel: 39.71666666666667
      Standard_Parallel: 40.78333333333333
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.5
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.33333333333334
      False_Easting: 3000000.000316083
      False_Northing: 999999.999996

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.00025
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.00025

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983 HARN.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    Zoning Base

    NLNA
    Natural Landmark or Area

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    GlobalID
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    SHAPE.AREA

    SHAPE.LEN
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    ZONE_
    Zoning District (Source: Boulder County Land Use Code)

    REG_PDF_URL

    ZONE_NAME
    Zoning District Name (Source: Land Use Code)

    Coordinates defining the features.


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

    Boulder County Land Use Department

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Boulder County Land Use Department
    2045 13th Street, PO Box 471
    Boulder, CO 80503

    303-441-3930 (voice)
    planner@bouldercounty.org


Why was the data set created?

Official Boulder County Zoning Districts as defined in Article 4 of the Land Use Code


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Knowledge of relevant Boulder County Land Use policies is recommended

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    Boulder County Land Use Department
    2045 13th Street, PO Box 471
    Boulder, CO 80503

    303-441-3930 (voice)
    planner@bouldercounty.org

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    See access and use constraints information.

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 16-Sep-2010
Metadata author:
Boulder County Land Use
2045 13th St
Boulder, CO 80302

303-441-3930 (voice)
planner@bouldercounty.org

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)


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