Author: Ponak, Kristen

Save the Date! September 2, 2022- CT GIS Network Meeting

CT GIS Network September 2022 Meeting – Utility and Regional Theme

Where: 6 Rubber Ave, Naugatuck, CT 06770. On the second floor. Parking Available in front. See picture below

When: Friday September 2, 2022
Optional Virtual Registration: Not as exciting but it is available and convenient!

08:30 – 09:00 Networking Social Time (In person feature only)

09:00 – 09:30 Electric Vehicle & Photovoltaic Hosting Capacity Maps at United Illuminating. Juan Lluberes & Timothy Michalowski, Avangrid

09:30 – 10:00 CTDOT MS4 Drainage Network Mapping, Jeremy Wilcox, CTDOT

10:00 – 10:30 Broadband Mapping in Connecticut. David Lukens, Office of Policy and Management

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:30 GIS data development through agile project management. Mark Goetz. Right of Way Management

11:30 – 12:00 GIS and Broadband — a perfect marriage! Bill Johnson, AppGeo (virtual presentation)

12:00 – 12:15 Steering Committee Meeting

CT DEEP GIS Open Data Site

DEEP has finally launched  the state’s first GIS Open Data site. This open data site is the first agency hub site that will be tied into a statewide GeoHub for all agencies, as well as the State’s Open Data portal. Stuart DeLand and Bill Toussaint were instrumental in getting the DEEP Open Data site launched.  This site will replace the legacy DEEP GIS Data Download page effective October 1. You can view the new DEEP GIS Open Data site here:


Calling all GIS Artists!

The CT GIS Network is hosting a logo design contest!

Our website (, and our social media pages could use a logo that will identify us as a professional organization.  We don’t have specific design criteria, only those that make sense (ie: State of CT outline, not California 😊)

Format: High Resolution (600dpi) .esp/.jpg/.png  in both color and black and white versions. Backgrounds should be transparent.

Submission Deadline: October 31, 2019

The winner/ and the reveal will be announced at GIS Day 2019 held at Eastern CT State University, and announced/credited on our website and social media.

Please send submissions to Aaron Nash,

CT GIS Meeting- Free ArcGIS User Seminar- June 13th

The Connecticut GIS Network would like to invite you to the second quarterly Network Meeting featuring a free ArcGIS User Seminar at Central Connecticut State University in the Willard-DiLoretto Lecture Hall 001 on THURSDAY June 13th, at 8:00am. The event is sponsored by the CCSU Office of Continuing Education. 


The meeting will begin with recent updates from the CT GIS User Network committees and then continue with the ESRI Seminar. This half-day seminar will cover the latest advancements with ArcGIS, give you some tips and tricks, and focus on ways to maximize the use of the technology. The seminar also includes several live demonstrations of many pieces of the platform. 


Due to room capacity, registration is required for this event. 


Free parking can be found in the Welte Parking Garage located at 30 Welte Drive, New Britain, CT, and the Student Center parking lot located at 105 Ella T. Grasso Blvd, New Britain, CT. Allow 15 minutes from parking to walk to Willard DiLoretto Lecture Hall.




Please SAVE THE DATE! The Connecticut GIS  User to User Network will hold its second quarterly meeting of 2019, on THURSDAY, June 13, 2019, on the Campus of Central Connecticut State University. The meeting will include the ESRI 2019 “Road Show” LIVE USER SEMINAR! Additional details to follow.