In the age of the Internet and smart phones, a community’s economic development depends on being visible—business and community resources need to be easily “discoverable” on those new technologies The goal of the “Digital Whitewater” project is to literally put Whitewater on the map and allow residents and customers to easily find the businesses and assets of the community.
The Whitewater Landmarks Commission handles all business concerned with the cities local landmarks, they recently released a new brochure highlighting tall the landmarks. they also realized the need in this technology driven age to have a mobile and web version on the brochure. In concert with the brochure we created this Story Map about the local historic landmarks throughout the city of whitewater.
This custom web map for the WEDCA highlights the cities of walworth county and their respective demographic variables such as income, age, and workforce numbers.The end result of the map would be integrated into the WCEDA’s website to improve functionality of their organization.
Data Requirements Roads and alleys line shapefiles for the city Attribute information for streets (speed limits, oneways,etc) ArcGIS Network Analyst extension Milwaukee Department of Public Works Routing Solution In coordination with Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW), PANGEA Studios will use provided streets, alley, trash cart, and curb cut data to establish procedures required to …
We previously created and had access to GIS data for the parking lots and other impervious surfaces on campus.In order for the tool to be editable a field was added to define the status of the parking lot as “unplowed” or “plowed”. The parking lot shapefile was put into a SDE (Spatial Database Engine) on our ArcServer to allow for community based edits to occur.
Yonn Ede Lot (YEL) is a not-for-profit organization that helps the people of La Montange, Haiti with their economy, agriculture, education, relief, manufacturing, and public health in a way that is “Haitian”. YEL is based in Williams Bay, Wisconsin and works with six organizations based in Haiti.
Ninety percent of federal disaster declarations are for flood events. Response and recovery costs can be extremely high, so where risks are apparent it makes sense to take actions that prevent damage from occurring. If flood damage cannot be fully prevented, there may be mitigation techniques that lessen the damage. Flooding can be from high …
This map shows the global reach of Geography and Geology students engaged in the Undergraduate Research Program at UW-Whitewater.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater did not have much of a presence on Google Maps. Google tasked students across the country and in Canada to improve the maps of the campuses as we competed using Google Map Maker. Each map was judged by Google Map Technicians based on certain criteria.
The University of Wisconsin – Whitewater’s ROTC team’s current maps had no land navigation information on their existing land navigation training areas.
This project was developed to aide in the sales of season ticket parking for the UW Whitewater home football games.
The Challenge: Standard Process is a company that produces whole food supplements in Palmyra, Wisconsin. They provide high quality, safe, and effective dietary supplements to help improve the life of their consumers. Pangea studios wanted to help the Standard Process marketing department by mapping out crucial demographic factors to help them target their likely audience. …
This project provided Corporate office with the data needed to expand the stores free delivery range and add over 700 new potential customers.
On any student’s first day here at UW-Whitewater there will be difficulty navigating campus. This is especially true for students with disabilities. These students have no idea where some barriers are located so this tool was created to solve this problem.
The challenge was to create a set of infographics that highlighted the proximity and prosperity of the County in order to retain and attract new development.
Rock County Correctional Services wanted to be able to visualize the distribution of adolescent crime incidents in order to deploy Law Enforcement resources more effectively across the County.
The challenge was to create a visually consistent and updated map for the UW-Whitewater campus that reflected the changes that had occurred on campus since the creation of the last map while maintaining the continuity of the existing reference tool
Brownfields are abandoned, underutilized land. A brownfield up-rise can be detrimental to an economy surrounding a brownfield. The return on investment (ROI) is significant as shown in this map. This tool to assess’ property value increase by economic development in existing brownfield sites.
Track the very latest hurricane models, weather maps and storm surge forecasts. Powered by National Hurricane Center (NOAA) and Telvent.
The deadly heat waves this summer created a need for people to know where they could go to escape the heat. This application allows people to search their location and find the nearest public cooling center location.