Kyle Wikstrom
Kyle Wikstrom, Solutions Specialist

The latest release of ArcGIS for Local Government has us pretty excited at Pro-West, and here’s why.

New releases…

Capital Project Planning

  • Define and manage water, sewer, stormwater, and transportation asset projects
  • Assis in scoping, reviewing, and organizing Capital Improvement Plans.

Public Land Survey Editing

  • Managing the Public Land Survey System
  • Publish PLSS layers in the CadNSDI data format
  • Foundation for tax mapping and boundary inventories

Citizen Problem Reporter

  • Public may submit non-emergency problems (i.e. potholes, flooding, burnt out street light, etc.) from a smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer

Crowdsource Polling

  • Map that takes user-submitted comments or feedback on project plans and proposals
  • Submit comments using social media account or anonymously

Park Locator

  • Manage parks and recreation activities
  • Citizens can locate parks and activities from a smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer

Events Calendar 

  • Promote events in your community
  • Find local festivals, shows, and concerts
  • View the calendar of events
  • Add events to your calendar


  • Site Selector – Added support for custom pop-ups, multiple layer field filters, sharing, and user interface improvements in search, filter, and report panels
  • Briefing Book – “View only” mode, enhanced Flickr photos, and allows printing
  • Maps and Apps Gallery – Added support for 3D scenes

All of this – and more – can be found on Esri’s What’s New July 2015 release page.

We are looking forward to working with these solutions and we want to hear your ideas on how your organization could utilize them!  Tweet us here or send me an email.


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