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File #: 21-0979    Name: ILA for Nearmaps Recurring / Oblique Imagery
Type: Resolution Status: Approved
In control: City Council Regular Meeting
On agenda: 11/2/2021 Final action: 11/2/2021
Title: Consider/Discuss/Act on a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Execute a Five (5) Year Interlocal Agreement with North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) to Purchase Nearmap's Recurring and/or Oblique Imagery for the use in Maintaining the City's Base Maps
Attachments: 1. Resolution

Title

Consider/Discuss/Act on a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Execute a Five (5) Year Interlocal Agreement with North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) to Purchase Nearmap’s Recurring and/or Oblique Imagery for the use in Maintaining the City’s Base Maps

 

Summary

 

COUNCIL GOAL:                     Operational Excellence

MEETING DATE:                     November 2, 2021

 

DEPARTMENT:                      Information Technology

 

CONTACT:                       Sid Hudson, Chief Information Officer

                     Haripriya Madabushi, GIS Manager

 

 

RECOMMENDED CITY COUNCIL ACTION:                     

      •                     Approval of the Resolution

ITEM SUMMARY: 

                     This Resolution authorizes the City Manager to enter into a five (5) year Interlocal Agreement with North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) which allows for the acquisition of Nearmap’s recurring and/or oblique imagery.  This resource will provide information for a multitude of uses throughout the GIS map library, thus serving a valid public purpose in the information the city provides for McKinney residents as well as many other sources outside McKinney.

 

BACKGROUND INFORMATION: 

                     The aerial imagery subscription includes Orthogonal imagery, two (2) Ortho captures per year, unlimited number of user licenses to the web-based product/application MapBrowser, access to existing Nearmap historical data (where available) and on-premise copy plus external media drive for delivery of Orthogonal imagery (1 flight per year).  This information is relied upon by various departments for critical decision making as well as assisting residents, businesses, etc. with requested information.

 

FINANCIAL SUMMARY: 

                     The Information Technology budget contains a line item for the purchase of aerial photography.  This agreement will have a five (5) year term in the amount of $18,750 payable on an annual basis at $3,750.

 

BOARD OR COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION:

                     N/A