Metadata for City of Red Lodge Zoning Metadata for City of Red Lodge Zoning
Identification Information:
Originator: City of Red Lodge
Publication date: 09/01/2009
Title: City of Red Lodge Zoning
Series name: Number 5
Publisher: City of Red Lodge

This layer contains official land use zoning for the City of Red Lodge. Zoning boundaries have been adopted by the City under resolution 828 3rd Amended.
This dataset is a geographical representation of zoning for the City of Red Lodge and is intended to be used for mapping or analysis

Time period of content:
Calendar date: 09/01/2009
Currentness reference: publication date
Progress: Complete
Maintenance and update frequency: Unknown
Access constraints: None
Use constraints:
The City of Red Lodge provides this GIS database for informational purposes only. The City 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 City of Red Lodge provides these data in good faith and in no event, shall be liable for any incorrect results or analysis, any lost profits and special, indirect or consequential damages to any party, arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The City makes these data available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The City reserves the right to change or revise published data at any time.
Point of contact:
Jon Trapp
GIS Coordinator
Red Lodge Fire Rescue
PO Box 318
801 N Broadway Ave
Red Lodge, Montana 59068

Telephone: 406-446-2320

Data set credit: City of Red Lodge
Security information:
Security classification: Unclassified
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Data Quality Information:
Attribute accuracy report:
Attribute values were verified against a paper copy of zoning map number 3 and check by the City's planning department.

Completeness report: Zoning is complete for the City of Red Lodge.

Horizontal Positional Accuracy Report:
These data are no more accurate than the Montana Cadastral Database and the GPS road centerline data. The estimated accuracy of the road centerline data is believed to be /- 5 feet. The accuracy of the Montana Cadastral Datase is unknown and is believed to be variable throughout the City. Error estimates from the Geographic Coordinate Database (GCDB), the database used to reference the cadastral data, were incomplete.

Source information:
Title: City of Red Lodge Zoning Map No. 3 (2004)
Source scale denominator: Approximately 1:30000
Type of source media: paper
Calendar date: 12/22/2004
Source information:
Title: Montana Cadastral Database
Source scale denominator: N/A
Type of source media: online
Source contribution:
These data are made possible by a public/private partnership including the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, several state agencies, local governments, The Montana Power Company Montana/Dakota Utilities, and Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroad. The Montana Department of Administration, Information Services Division provides project management and oversight. Most data are being maintained by staff of the Montana Department of Revenue.

Process step:
A paper copy of Zoning Map No. 3 was scanned and georeferenced within the GIS. Initial zone boundaries were "heads-up" digitized from the scanned map and verified for attribute accuracy. Zone boundaries were later adjusted using the most recent version (5/28/09) of the Carbon County cadastral database developed by the GIS Bureau, Montana Information Technology Services Division. Zone boundaries were snapped to parcel boundaries or centered within street right-of-ways.
Process date: 08/30/2009
Process contact:
Tom Kohley
GIS Consultant
Telephone: 406-425-2071

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Spatial Data Organization Information:
Point and vector object information:
SDTS object type: G-polygon
SDTS object count: 26
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Spatial Reference Information:
Horizontal coordinate system definition:
Grid coordinate system name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
SPCS zone identifier: 2500
Lambert conformal conic:
Standard parallel: 45.000000
Standard parallel: 49.000000
Longitude of central meridian: -109.500000
Latitude of projection origin: 44.250000
False easting: 600000.000000
False northing: 0.000000
Planar distance units: meters
Geodetic model:
Horizontal datum name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator of flattening ratio: 298.257222
Altitude system definition:
Altitude datum name: North American Vertical Datum of 1988
Altitude resolution: 0.020000
Altitude distance units: Feet
Altitude encoding method:
Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates
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Entity and Attribute Information:
Entity type label: Zoning_5_Mod

Attribute label: OBJECTID
Attribute definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute label: Shape
Attribute definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute domain: Coordinates defining the features.

Attribute label: Shape_Length
Attribute definition: Length of feature in internal units.
Attribute domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute label: Shape_Area
Attribute definition: Area of feature in internal units squared.
Attribute domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute label: Zoning

Definition of
Attribute Value
MFR Multi-Family Residential
AI Airport / Industrial
CB Central Business
CBT Central Business Transition
CE Community Entrance
LDR Low Density Residential
MFR Multi-Family Residential
PUD-BPR Planned Unit Development -Business, Professional, Residential
PUD-R (4) Planned Unit Development-Residential 4
PUD-R (5) Planned Unit Development-Residential 5
PUD-R (7) Planned Unit Development-Residential 7
PUD-R (12) Planned Unit Development-Residential 12
PUD-S Planned Unit Development-Spires
RZ Residential

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Distribution Information:
Jon Trapp
GIS Coordinator
Red Lodge Fire Rescue
801 N Broadway Ave
PO Box 318
Red Lodge, Montana 59068

Telephone: 406-446-2320
Telephone: 406-446-2320

Resource description: Offline Data

Distribution liability:
These data set is provided "as-is" without warranty of any kind. The user assumes responsibility to determine the suitablilty of the data for their purposes. The City of Red Lodge makes no representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to the accuracy or completeness of this data set and assumes no responsibility for the suitability of this data set for a particular purpose; and the City will not be liable for any damages incurred as a result of errors in this data set.

Standard order process:
Digital form:
Format name: ARCG
Fees: To be determined
Ordering instructions: Please contact person listed as distributor
Turnaround: 1 week
Technical prerequisites: None
Available time period:
Calendar date: 09/01/2009
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Metadata Reference Information:
Metadata date: 09/03/2009
Metadata contact:
Tom Kohley
GIS Consultant
PO Box 795
Red Lodge, MT 59068

Telephone: 406-425-2071

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