Metropolitan Council Base Map Service

Metropolitan Council cached base map web service, developed for 7 County Twin Cities Region. Includes political boundaries, roadways, parks, lakes and rivers, land marks, and transit information.

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Last Updated April 4, 2019, 10:02
Created July 23, 2015, 20:39
dsAccessConst None. This dataset is public domain under the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act (Minnesota Statutes Chapter 13). If the dataset is not available from the Online Linkage in Section 6, please contact the Distribution Contact Person.
dsCurrentRef The Base Map is updated on a quarterly basis (roughly: January, April, July, October) to allow for changes to roadways and major political/administrative boundary changes. Intermittent changes may occur between major quarterly updates.
dsMetadataUrl ftp://ftp.gisdata.mn.gov/pub/gdrs/data/pub/us_mn_state_metc/base_metcouncil_basemap_service/metadata/metadata.html
dsModifiedDate 2019-04-04 01:07:55
dsOriginator Metropolitan Council
dsPurpose The service was developed to offer quick base map data that includes detailed cartography for 10 scales. Intended for use in desktop GIS and web applications to provide backdrop of common data layers.

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