Hartford GIS Services (HGIS) is a division of the Business Systems Group in Metro Hartford Information Services. HGIS is responsible for managing, maintaining and updating the enterprise SDE database that is used by all of the departments in the City to access our GIS data. HGIS also manages all of the GIS licenses, and software used by the departments in the City except the Police Department. There are many data layers that we maintain, they include but are not limited to the following: address points, property lines, dimensions, building footprints, road edges, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, fences, vegetation, and other planimetric and citywide datasets as needed. HGIS maintains the owner and address information for the 311 software, MUNIS, and Firehouse software which is utilized by the Fire department. In addition, we are responsible for maintaining the software and servers that support the Assessors Computer Aided Mass Appraisal (CAMA) System. HGIS manages a contract with Pictometry International that provides yearly oblique aerial and orthographic imagery for the City.
HGIS creates thematic maps, perform data analysis and also supports digital data requests from both internal and external clients.
HGIS develops and deploys mobile mapping applications and GIS Interactive mapping websites to provide access to the City’s GIS data both internally and also for the public. Mobile applications are supported on both tablets and smartphones for Android, Blackberry and IOS devices.
All GIS data development and mapping is done with Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) software.
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Metro Hartford Information Services 260 Constitution Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 Phone: (860) 757-9495 Fax: (860) 722-6014 MHIS_helpdesk@hartford.gov
Office Hours: 7:00am - 5:00pm
HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103
PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM