Bernalillo County Commission Districts

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Bernalillo County Commission Districts
This polygon feature class is the Bernalillo County Commission districts and commissioners in Bernalillo County, NM.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    Bernalillo County Clerk's Office, 20200512, Bernalillo County Commission Districts.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -107.196942
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -106.149234
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 35.223125
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 34.865504

  3. What does it look like?

    <> (PDF)
    Preview Map: Bernalillo County Commission district polygons labeled with the "District" field.

  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: vector digital data

  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 (5)

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

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 HARN StatePlane New Mexico Central FIPS 3002 Feet.

      Projection parameters:
      Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.9999
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -106.25
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 31.0
      False_Easting: 1640416.666666667
      False_Northing: 0.0

      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
      Planar coordinates are specified in foot_us

      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?

    Bernalillo County Commission Districts (Source: GIS Technology Section/Bernalillo County Planning & Development Services)

    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    Bernalillo County Commission district. (Source: GIS Technology Section)

    Bernalillo County Commission commissioner name. (Source: GIS Technology Section)

    District and Name fields concatenated. Used for map display. (Source: GIS Technology Section)

    URL to Bernalillo County Commission district web page. (Source: GIS Technology Section)

    URL to Bernalillo County commissioner photo. (Source: GIS Technology Section)

    Length of feature in internal units. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    Area of feature in internal units squared. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

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?

    Larry Romero, Bernalillo County Clerk's Office

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

    Bernalillo County Clerk's Office
    Attn: Larry Romero
    GIS Analyst
    One Civic Plaza NW 6th Floor
    Albuquerque, NM 87102

    (505) 468-1269 (voice)

Why was the data set created?

Created for the Bernalillo County Clerk's Office.

How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

    Voting Precincts (source 1 of 1)
    Bernalillo County Clerk's Office, 20200512, Voting Precincts.

    Type_of_Source_Media: None
    The Bernalillo County Commission district boundaries were created by dissolving this source by the "CountyCommissionDistrict", "CountyCommissionName", "CountyCommissionDistrictName", "CountyCommissionDistrictURL", and "CountyCommissionNameURL" fields.

  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?

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: None
Please acknowledge the Bernalillo County Clerk's Office when using this feature class as a source.

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

    GIS Technology Section/Bernalillo County Planning & Development Services
    2400 Broadway Blvd SE Bldg N
    Albuquerque, NM 87102

    (505) 848-1500 (voice)

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

    Downloadable Data

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    This information is for reference only. Bernalillo County assumes no liability for errors associated with the use of these data. Users are solely responsible for confirming data accuracy when necessary.

  4. How can I download or order the data?

Who wrote the metadata?

Last modified: 14-May-2020
Metadata author:
GIS Technology Section/Bernalillo County Planning & Development Services
Attn: Lainey Greiner
IT Analyst III
2400 Broadway Blvd SE Bldg N
Albuquerque, NM 87102

(505) 224-1692 (voice)

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

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