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Accessing Census Data using Data.Census.Gov

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 9:01am

Starting in June 2019, Data.Census.Gov will be replacing American FactFinder as the primary way to access census data, including the Census 2020 and the 2018 American Community Survey.  The Census Bureau will be hosting a live demonstration of the new site on April 9, 2019.  Click the link below for details on how to access the webinar.


Governor Ducey Issues Executive Order Establishing 2020 Census Committee

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:53am

It's now one year until Census Day.  On April 1, 2019, Governor Doug Ducey issued an executive order creating the Arizona Complete Count Committee (AZCCC). The committee will be tasked with developing a plan to achieve the most full and accurate count of Arizona residents during the 2020 United States Census, which will take place on April 1, 2020. 


Important Update for ArcGIS and TLS

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:09am

Only April 16, Esri will be updating ArcGIS Online to use only TLS version 1.2, which may affect your use of the service.  Learn more about how to prepare for the change by reading this article.


Women Pioneers of Geospatial Intelligence

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 10:35am

In celebration of International Women’s Day, which was on 3/8, this article recognizes several women who worked or contributed to geospatial intelligence and the evolution of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).


GPS Caucus forms in Congress

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 10:31am

US representatives have created a caucus that will work to ensure GPS remains reliable and accurate.



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