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City of Oakland data set: Fire Stations

Who maintains the data for this layer: Capt. Mike Kelly, OFD

Data Maintainer Phone: (510) 238-4038

Who converted the data into a GIS format: Julia Howlett

GIS Technician Phone: unlisted

Size of GIS layer (KB): 104

Size of export file (KB): 32

Where is the layer stored (on the k-drive): k:\gisdata\gover\firestat.e00

This GIS layer was last updated on: 1/23/97

This metadata was last updated on: 3/11/97

This layer's FGDC category description is: Governmental Units

Data Set Description: This layer contains the locations of fire stations in the City of Oakland.

Non-standard Attributes in table:

  • U_ID: Provides the user with a unique indentfying number for each polygon in the layer.
  • STATION# = Station ID number as designated by Oakland Fire Department
  • ADDRESS = Address of fire station
  • ZIP = Fire station ZIP code
  • EQUIPMENT = Number and type of fire fighting equipment at each station

Data Source History: The dataset was delivered to OCIS by Capt. Mike Kelly (OFD) as a paper file of station ID numbers, addresses, zip codes, and fire equipment. JuliaHowlett (JRH Consulting) geocoded the addresses using ArcView's geocoding functionality.

Quality Check: All the addresses were successfully geocoded.

Security restrictions: No security restrictions.

Update Frequency: No updates scheduled.

Update process: Update process is not yet defined