***Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic the GIS/Mapping Department will be closed to the public until further notice. All department operations will continue as normal as possible. Mapping requests can be submitted by mail, phone, or email. Staff is working remotely at this time. Please check the main Luzerne County web-page for more detailed information about county operations. We apologize for this inconvenience.***
The GIS/Mapping Department’s mission is to provide professional enterprise Geographic Information Services to both the general public and numerous internal customers.
To increase efficiencies and effectiveness of all spatial data usage.
Improve the business effectiveness of other County offices that utilize GIS.
Continue the enterprise-based and business-driven development of LuzerneCountyGIS efforts.
Continue to be a regional resource of GIS data and expertise.
Responsibilities of the GIS/Mapping Department include:
Review and process all recorded legal instruments related to property
Provide GIS & Mapping services to the both the public and County offices
GIS Enterprise Database Management
Custom GIS analyses
Oversee the quality control & quality assurance of all CountyGIS data layers
Provide public safety related services (EMA & E911)