Town of Wethersfield, CT
Hartford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Wethersfield as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 8-17-1998 (Ch. 77, Art. I, of the 1990 Code)]

§ 15-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this article is to establish fees for geographic information system (GIS) information and services in accordance with C.G.S. § 7-148s.

§ 15-2 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
CD
Compact disc; optical media used to store digital data.
EXPORT FORMAT
A form of an original digital data set generally used to transfer data to different computer operating systems or computer applications.
FLOPPY DISK
Magnetic media used to store digital data.
FULL DATA SET
All GIS Town-wide data sets, excluding topography and ortho-photos.
PREMADE MAP
A map available in paper or digital form in advance of a request.
PROGRAMMING TIME
Time spent developing a map, filling a GIS data request, changing a data format, developing a GIS computer application, or similar requests.

§ 15-3 Assessment of fees.

The fees for geographic information system (GIS) information and services are as follows:
A. 
GIS digital data: $100 per megabyte rounded to the next highest $25; $25 minimum. Cost of data is calculated from data in its original format. GIS topography or ortho-photo complete Town-wide data sets: $50 per megabyte when purchased with a full data set.
B. 
Programming time: $15 per quarter-hour; $15 minimum. This fee does not apply to a Town-wide data set (or sets in any combination) or to Wethersfield's GIS software's native export format or .DXF export formats for GIS property data or to premade maps.
C. 
Media: $10 per CD; $2 per 3 1/2-inch floppy disk.
D. 
Maps.
(1) 
Small maps (up to 11 inches by 17 inches): $4 plus programming time.
(2) 
Large maps (up to E-size): $10 plus programming time.