ArcWatch: GIS News, Views, and Insights

January 2015

Small Town, Big Dreams

By Carla Wheeler and Jim Baumann
Esri Writers

The Town of South Windsor, Connecticut (pop. 26,000) is dreaming big with GIS, thanks to its Esri enterprise license agreement. When residents of the New England town want to report a damaged stop sign, a dead animal on the road, or a missed trash pickup, they can use the town’s new iOS mobile app that Esri developed to alert the town’s staff to the problem. South Windsor also uses Esri’s ArcGIS Online to manage its leaf collection operations. Read the article.

Small Town, Big Dreams
Staff in the Town of South Windsor monitor leaf collection progress in real time using ArcGIS Online.

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The Tip

Embed a Presentation in Your Website with ArcGIS Online

Want to share a map presentation and add it to your website or blog? You can use Share in ArcGIS Online, which gives you the HTML you need and lets you set options for the embedded presentation’s size and links to a larger view. Read the tip.

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