Geographic Information Systems

A Geographical Information System (GIS) is an organized collection of computer hardware, software, geographic data, procedures, and personnel designed to efficiently capture, store, update, manipulate, analyze, and display all forms of spatially referenced data.
The GIS Technician is responsible for the implementation, development, and maintenance of GIS related products. GIS is also used in the creation of maps for council presentations and staff reports, and in the preparation of citizen notifications.


  • Maintain catalogs of data and information available in GIS
  • Provide GIS services that assist staff and town board in planning, public policy, and decision making.
  • Improve methods of generating maps, tabular data, and map books to increase efficiency and timeliness of customer service.

GIS Disclaimer

The maps and GIS products contained herein were prepared for use by the Town of Milliken for Internal purposes only and were not designed or intended for general use by the members of the public. It is provided for reference only and is not intended to show map scale accuracy or all inclusive map features. This map represents the results of data collection/processing for a specific Town of Milliken activity and indicates the general existing conditions. As such, it is only valid for its intended use, content, time, and accuracy specifications. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this map for other than its intended purpose. Independent verification of all data contained herein should be obtained by any user of the map or GIS products. The Town disclaims, and shall not be held liable for any and all damage, loss, or liability, whether direct, indirect or consequential, which arises from these map or GIS products or the use thereof by any person or entity.