ArcWatch: GIS News, Views, and Insights

July 2018

City Council Agendas Morph into Maps

By Carla Wheeler
ArcWatch Editor

This is the story of how the manager of the small city of Oak Hill, West Virginia, came up with a big idea: use an Esri Story Maps app to convert the city council agenda from a drab document to a lively account of municipal business. Read the article.

A city council agenda for Oak Hill, West Virginia, is displayed in a story map format.

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