Metadata for Montana Election Districts Metadata for Montana Election Districts
Identification Information:
Citation:
Originator: Montana State Library
Publication date: 08/01/2023
Title: Montana Election Districts
Publisher: Montana State Library
Online linkage: https://ftpgeoinfo.msl.mt.gov/Data/Spatial/MSDI/AdministrativeBoundaries/Elections/00_Statewide/
Larger Work Citation:
Originator: Montana State Library
Publication date: 04/20/2023
Title: Montana Administrative Boundaries ArcGIS Server Map Service
Online linkage: https://mslservices.mt.gov/Geographic_Information/Data/DataList/datalist_Details.aspx?did={a43101d4-295a-4bcb-890c-3218abbda60e}

Abstract:
Election Districts are mapped from various geographies including the U.S. Census Bureau and the Montana Spatial Data Infrastructure (MSDI) including CadNSDI. They have been projected to Montana State Plane NAD83(2011) meters [wkid: 6514].
Purpose:
The election district boundaries were mapped for each county that holds an election for these districts. View the individual layer's metadata for additional information. View the attribute table to find the source of the election district boundary and the last update date. The list of districts is provided by the Montana Secretary of State's Office (SOS) from the Election Management System. Election Districts include: Congressional Districts, Voting Precincts, Ambulance / EMS, Cemetery, Community Council, County Commissioner, Drainage, Fire, Hospital, Legislative Districts: House and Senate, Irrigation, Judicial, Jury, Library, Mosquito, Park, Public Service Commission, Resort, Rural, Rural Improvement, School, School Single Member Trustee, Sewer, Soil Conservation, Study Commission, Special, Urban Transportation, Wards, and Water Districts

Time period of content:
Calendar date: 08/01/2023
Currentness reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: In work
Maintenance and update frequency: As needed
Access constraints: None
Use constraints:
The Montana State Library Geographic Information Services provides this product/service for informational purposes only. The Library did not produce it for, nor is it suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. Consumers of this information should review or consult the primary data and information sources to ascertain the viability of the information for their purposes. The Library provides these data in good faith but does not represent or warrant its accuracy, adequacy, or completeness. In no event shall the Library be liable for any incorrect results or analysis; any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages to any party; or any lost profits arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The Library makes these data and services available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The Library reserves the right to change or revise published data and/or services at any time.
Point of contact:
Montana State Library
P.O. Box 201800
Helena, MT 59620-0113


Telephone: 406-444-5354
TDD/TTY telephone: Montana Relay 711
Fax: 406-444-0266


Data set credit: Montana State Library, Montana County and City Governments
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Data Quality Information:
Lineage:

Process step:
Montana Elections Districts were created for the Montana Secretary of State's Office Election Management System.
Process date: 02/06/2023
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Spatial Data Organization Information:
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Spatial Reference Information:
Horizontal coordinate system definition:
Map projection:
Map projection name: NAD 1983 2011 StatePlane Montana FIPS 2500
Lambert conformal conic:
NAD 1983 2011 StatePlane Montana FIPS 2500
Standard parallel: 45.0
Standard parallel: 49.0
Longitude of central meridian: -109.5
Latitude of projection origin: 44.25
False easting: 600000.0
False northing: 0.0
Planar distance units: meter
Geodetic model:
Horizontal datum name: D NAD 1983 2011
Ellipsoid name: GRS 1980
Semi-major axis: 6378137.0
Denominator of flattening ratio: 298.257222101
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Distribution Information:
Distributor:
Montana State Library
P.O. Box 201800
Helena, MT 59620-0113


Telephone: 406-444-5354
TDD/TTY telephone: Montana Relay 711
Fax: 406-444-0266


Resource description: downloadable data


Distribution liability:
The Montana State Library Geographic Information Services provides this product/service for informational purposes only. The Library did not produce it for, nor is it suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. Consumers of this information should review or consult the primary data and information sources to ascertain the viability of the information for their purposes. The Library provides these data in good faith but does not represent or warrant its accuracy, adequacy, or completeness. In no event shall the Library be liable for any incorrect results or analysis; any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages to any party; or any lost profits arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The Library makes these data and services available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The Library reserves the right to change or revise published data and/or services at any time.
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Metadata Reference Information:
Metadata date: 08/01/2023
Metadata contact:
Montana State Library
P.O. Box 201800
Helena, MT 59620-0113


Telephone: 406-444-5354
TDD/TTY telephone: Montana Relay 711
Fax: 406-444-0266


Metadata use constraints:
The Montana State Library Geographic Information Services provides this product/service for informational purposes only. The Library did not produce it for, nor is it suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. Consumers of this information should review or consult the primary data and information sources to ascertain the viability of the information for their purposes. The Library provides these data in good faith but does not represent or warrant its accuracy, adequacy, or completeness. In no event shall the Library be liable for any incorrect results or analysis; any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages to any party; or any lost profits arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The Library makes these data and services available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The Library reserves the right to change or revise published data and/or services at any time.
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