Philadelphia Transparcels


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Department of Records
Publication_Date:2004
Title:
Philadelphia Transparcels
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Other_Citation_Details:
This dataset is published for city use to the MOIS SDE server every Friday.
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset is the City of Philadelphia representation of land ownership which covers transportation. Feature update 2004
Purpose:
This dataset is used as a physical representation of the legal recorded deed documents for properties in the City of Philadelphia which cover streets
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:2004
Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Status:
Progress:In work
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:Continually
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate:-75.277721
East_Bounding_Coordinate:-74.960394
North_Bounding_Coordinate:40.143666
South_Bounding_Coordinate:39.866888
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword:planningCadastre
Theme_Keyword:registry
Theme_Keyword:cadastral
Theme_Keyword:tax map
Theme_Keyword:parcel
Place:
Place_Keyword:philadelphia
Place_Keyword:pennsylvania
Place_Keyword:north philadelphia
Place_Keyword:south philadelphia
Place_Keyword:west philadelphia
Place_Keyword:North east philadelphia
Place_Keyword:germantown
Place_Keyword:chestnut hill
Place_Keyword:manayunk
Access_Constraints:City of Philadelphia employees and those granted permission.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Mark Dodds
Contact_Organization:Department of Records - City of Philadelphia
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
Department of Records
Address:
Attn: Mapping Unit
Address:
City Hall Room 170
City:Philadelphia
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:19102
Country:United States of America
Contact_Voice_Telephone:215-686-2289
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:mark.dodds@phila.gov
Hours_of_Service:8am to 4pm
Data_Set_Credit:
Department of Records Mapping Unit staff; M&M Solutions LLC. for data scrubbing, edgematching, and Duplicate Parcel Removal; ESRI
Security_Information:
Security_Classification:Unclassified
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 3; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.3.0.1770
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Data_Quality_Information:
Completeness_Report:
This dataset is currently undergoing Edgematching and Duplicate Parcel Removal in order to increase the accuracy of the data
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
The positional accuracy of this dataset is dependent upon the scales of the maps which this dataset is drawn from. Smaller scale maps have a larger level of inaccuracy.
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Department of Records
Publication_Date:constant
Title:
Department of Records Tax maps
Other_Citation_Details:
The DoR tax maps are updated constantly.
Source_Scale_Denominator:multiple
Type_of_Source_Media:paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Source_Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Department of Records tax maps were scanned and vectorized.
Process_Date:1996
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Adrien Litton
Contact_Organization:ESRI
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:alitton@esri.com
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Individual tax maps ArcInfo Coverages were "scrubbed" to clean physical and attribute errors
Process_Date:5/2003
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Walter Svekla
Contact_Organization:M&M Solutions
Contact_Position:Project Manager
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:wsvekla@mmsolutionsllc.com
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Individual tax map coverages were converted to feature classes and merged into one seemless city layer.
Process_Date:5/2003
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Adrien Litton
Contact_Organization:ESRI
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:alitton@esri.com
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Seemless City of Philadelphia parcel layer was converted into SDE
Process_Date:10/2003
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Adrien Litton
Contact_Organization:ESRI
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:alitton@esri.com
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
This dataset undergoes Edgematching and Duplicate Parcel Removal to make the city wide dataset more cohesive.
Process_Date:5/2003-current
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Walter Svekla
Contact_Organization:M&M Solutions
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:wsvekla@mmsolutionsllc.com
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Metadata imported.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation:
C:\DOCUME~1\doddsm\LOCALS~1\Temp\xml54.tmp
Process_Date:20090924
Process_Time:10482600
Cloud_Cover:n\a
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Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method:Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type:G-polygon
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count:8972
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name:Lambert Conformal Conic
Lambert_Conformal_Conic:
Lambert Conformal Conic
Standard_Parallel:39.933333
Standard_Parallel:40.966667
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian:-77.750000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin:39.333333
False_Easting:1968500.000000
False_Northing:0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method:coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution:0.001000
Ordinate_Resolution:0.001000
Planar_Distance_Units:survey feet
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
Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Altitude_System_Definition:
Altitude_Resolution:1.000000
Altitude_Encoding_Method:Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.TransParcel
Entity_Type_Definition:
Transportation Parcel
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:OBJECTID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:RECSUB
Attribute_Definition:
Submap of a feature if applicable
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:BASEREG
Attribute_Definition:
Related Registry number of a parcel which spreads over multiple maps
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:MAPREG
Attribute_Definition:
Registry number of the parcel (Map+Parcel)
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:PARCEL
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:RECMAP
Attribute_Definition:
Registry Map
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STCOD
Attribute_Definition:
Street Code
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:HOUSE
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SUF
Attribute_Definition:
House address suffix
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STEX
Attribute_Definition:
house address extension
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STDIR
Attribute_Definition:
Street Direction
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STNAM
Attribute_Definition:
Street Name
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STDES
Attribute_Definition:
Street Designation
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STDESSUF
Attribute_Definition:
Street Designation Suffix
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:ELEV_FLAG
Attribute_Definition:
Elevation Flag
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:0
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
no elevation
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:1
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
elevated rights
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:TOPELEV
Attribute_Definition:
Top Elevation
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:BOTELEV
Attribute_Definition:
Bottom Elevation
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:MATCHFLAG
Attribute_Definition:
ancient flag system.  no longer in use
Attribute_Measurement_Frequency:
Unknown
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:INACTDATE
Attribute_Definition:
inactivation date
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:ORIG_DATE
Attribute_Definition:
origination date
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:STATUS
Attribute_Definition:
status of the parcel
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:1
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
active
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:2
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
inactive
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:3
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
remainder
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:9
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
merged
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE
Attribute_Definition:
Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:GEOID
Attribute_Definition:
Geographic Identifier
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE.AREA
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE.LEN
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.MergedTransParcel2MergedParcelLineage
Entity_Type_Definition:
relates TransParcel to the Account_info table
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.TransParcel2MergedParcelLineage
Entity_Type_Definition:
Relates the TransParcel to the Condominium table
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.Transparcel2Condominium
Entity_Type_Definition:
Relates the TransParcel to the Parcel History table
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.TransParcel2Account_Info
Entity_Type_Definition:
Relates the TransParcel to the Merged Parcel History Table
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.TransParcel2ParcelLineage
Entity_Type_Definition:
Relates Merged Transparcel History to Merged Parcel history tables
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:GIS_DOR.TransParcel2StreetCode
Entity_Type_Definition:
Relates the Transparcel to the StreetCode table
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Brian Ivey
Contact_Organization:MOIS-GIS Services Group
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
1234 Market Street, 15th Floor
City:Philadelphia
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:19119
Country:USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone:215-686-8287
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:215-686-8143
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:brian.ivey@phila.gov
Hours_of_Service:9 am to 5 pm
Resource_Description:Downloadable Data
Distribution_Liability:
The City of Philadelphia makes no warranty or representation, express or implied, with respect to the quality, content, accuracy, completeness, currency, freedom from computer virus, or non-infringement of proprietary rights, of any of the design, information, text, graphics, images, pages, interfaces, links, software, or other materials and items contained in this dataset.  All such items and materials are provided on an
"as is" basis, and you are fully and solely responsible for your use of them and for any results or consequences of your use.  They have been compiled from a variety of sources, including sources beyond the control of the City of Philadelphia and, and are subject to change without notice from the City of Philadelphia.  Commercial use is prohibited without the prior written permission of the City of Philadelphia.  In no event shall the City of Philadelphia or their agencies, officers, employees, agents, or representatives, be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive,
incidental, exemplary or consequential damages arising your accessing or using this data, or otherwise arising from the data or from anything contained in or displayed in this data.  Nothing contained in or displayed in this data constitutes or is intended to constitute legal advice by the City of Philadelphia or any of their agencies, officers, employees, agents or representatives. These terms and conditions and all disputes arising under these terms and conditions shall be governed, construed and decided in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The City of Philadelphia reserves the right to revise and change these terms and conditions at anytime and without any notice.
Standard_Order_Process:
Ordering_Instructions:
NOTE: Use this template as a guide to construct your letter requesting City of Philadelphia GIS data.  The letter must be on your organization's letterhead, signed by an officer of the corporation/organization, and must include all information requested below.  Please pay close attention to items in <bold and underlined> and provide data requested in <brackets>.  You will be asked to resubmit your request if all of the requested information is not included.  In the event that the requestor is a contractor using the requested data as part of a contract with the City of Philadelphia, request shall reference the City department for which the work is being done. Please direct your request to:

City of Philadelphia - MOIS
GIS Services Group
1234 Market St., 15th Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19107
Attn:  Brian Ivey
****************************

<XYZ COMPANY> is requesting a portion of the City of Philadelphia's GIS database <IDENTIFY COVERAGES OR DATA LAYERS REQUESTED> for use in <PROJECT DESCRIPTION> for <DEPARTMENT/AGENCY NAME>.  The target area is bounded by <PROJECT BOUNDARIES>.

<XYZ COMPANY> confirms that it will abide by the following conditions for use of this data.  <XYZ COMPANY> will use this database solely in connection with the project described above.  For the purpose of any data displayed on a public web site, <XYZ COMPANY> will remove any attribution from the data that will possibly identify it as being the City of Philadelphia.  The database will be deleted from any electronic storage media in possession of XYZ COMPANY at the completion of the project and the CD on which it is delivered will be returned to the Mayor's Office of Information Services.  Printed maps or reports of any kind displaying data from this database will be presented only to the participating <NEIGHBORHOODS, CITY AGENCIES, PROJECT COMMITTEES, OTHERWISE APPROPRIATE RECEPIENTS> and only in connection with this project. Display materials generated from this database will not be used on any other project nor for demo or promotional use even if the audience is a City agency unless <XYZ COMPANY> has obtained a prior written agreement from the Mayor's Office of Information Services.

<XYZ Company>will not re-distribute the data in digital format to anyone for any purpose.

All persons associated with <XYZ COMPANY> with access to this database will be informed that it is the property of the City of Philadelphia and advised of the terms under which <XYZ COMPANY> has agreed to its use.

This database was specified to be built according to National Map Accuracy Standards for 1:2400 scale maps, but <XYZ COMPANY> acknowledges that the City makes no representation about the accuracy of any specific information <XYZ  COMPANY> has requested.  <XYZ COMPANY> will assume complete responsibility for any and all occurrences resulting from <XYZ COMPANY'S> use or display of this database.

<Signature by Officer of the Corporation/Organization>
Custom_Order_Process:
See Standard Order Proces.
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access (PASDA)
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
115 Land and Water Building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814) 865 8792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:pasda@psu.edu
Distribution_Liability:
The USER shall indemnify, save harmless, and, if requested, defend those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data, their officers, agents, and employees from and against any suits, claims, or actions for injury, death, or property damage arising out of the use of or any defect in the FILES or any accompanying documentation. Those parties involved with the development and distribution excluded any and all implied warranties, including warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and makes no warranty or representation, either express or implied, with respect to the FILES or accompanying documentation, including its quality, performance, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. The FILES and documentation are provided "as is" and the USER assumes the entire risk as to its quality and performance. Those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use the FILES or any accompanying documentation.
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:201201
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Mark Dodds
Contact_Organization:Department of Records - City of Philadelphia
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
Department of Records
Address:
Attn: Mapping Unit
Address:
City Hall Room 170
City:Philadelphia
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:19102
Country:United States of America
Contact_Voice_Telephone:215-686-2289
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:mark.dodds@phila.gov
Hours_of_Service:8am to 4pm
Metadata_Standard_Name:FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version:FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention:local time
Metadata_Access_Constraints:None
Metadata_Use_Constraints:
None
Metadata_Security_Information:
Metadata_Security_Classification:Unclassified
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