Road Classification - Kandiyohi County, Minnesota 2004

This page last updated: 01/27/2006
Metadata created using Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines


Metadata Summary

Originator Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Abstract The Road Classification layer contains line features that display all roads within Kandiyohi County and their designation as either a private road, township road, county road or state highway. This layer was revised from an original road layer in conjunction with a road classification study. The original road classification and the new road classification are contained within this layer. All roads are labeled accordingly with their name used within the county.
Browse Graphic none available
Time Period of Content Date 2004
Currentness Reference Data is derived from a road layer supplied by Kandiyohi County and updated to current road structures. County road data was used to update the roads layer. The additional road lines were digitized off 2003 Farm Service Agency (FSA) photos.
Access Constraints Contact Data Originator
Use Constraints Use of the data are constrained only by the MMDC GIS Data License Agreement
Distributor Organization Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Ordering Instructions Contact Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Kandiyohi County for ordering instructions.
Online Linkage none available

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Road Classification - Kandiyohi County, Minnesota 2004

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1. Identification Information
2. Data Quality Information
3. Spatial Data Organization Information
4. Spatial Reference Information
5. Entity and Attribute Information
6. Distribution Information
7. Metadata Reference Information

 
Section 1 Identification Information   Top of page
Originator Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Title Road Classification - Kandiyohi County, Minnesota 2004
Abstract The Road Classification layer contains line features that display all roads within Kandiyohi County and their designation as either a private road, township road, county road or state highway. This layer was revised from an original road layer in conjunction with a road classification study. The original road classification and the new road classification are contained within this layer. All roads are labeled accordingly with their name used within the county.
Purpose The data set was developed to have a digital inventory of roads and their classification and name within Kandiyohi County. The Road Classification layer contains line features that display all roads within Kandiyohi County and their designation as either a private road, township road, county road or state highway.
Time Period of Content Date 2004
Currentness Reference Data is derived from a road layer supplied by Kandiyohi County and updated to current road structures. County road data was used to update the roads layer. The additional road lines were digitized off 2003 Farm Service Agency (FSA) photos.
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency As needed
Spatial Extent of Data Kandiyohi County, Minnesota
Bounding Coordinates -95.25
-94.76
45.42
44.88
Place Keywords Kandiyohi County, Minnesota
Theme Keywords Road Classification, highway, township, MnDOT, transportation, roads
Theme Keyword Thesaurus ISO 19115 Theme Categories
Access Constraints Contact Data Originator
Use Constraints Use of the data are constrained only by the MMDC GIS Data License Agreement
Contact Person Information Rick Moore, GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
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Section 2 Data Quality Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Attribute Accuracy The road labelling was checked by MMDC staff and staff with Kandiyohi County Highway Department for accuracy and naming convention.
Logical Consistency All lines are connected where intended. Data is topologically correct where intended.
Completeness Data are complete countywide, and include all road classes from township roads to state highways
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Surface data is as accurate as the 2003 FSA Aerial Photography. Lines were digitized based on determining location from paper maps and digitizing the features on the aerial photo.
Lineage The Road Classification layer contains line features that display all roads within Kandiyohi County and their designation as either a private road, township road, county road or state highway. This layer was revised from an original road layer in conjunction with a road classification study. The original road classification and the new road classification are contained within this layer. All roads are labeled accordingly with their name used within the county.
Source Scale Denominator
 
Section 3 Spatial Data Organization Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Native Data Set Environment ArcGIS 9.0
Geographic Reference for Tabular Data
Spatial Object Type Vector
Vendor Specific Object Types polylines
Tiling Scheme County
 
Section 4 Spatial Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme UTM
Ellipsoid GRS80
Horizontal Datum NAD83
Horizontal Units Meters
Distance Resolution
UTM Zone Number 15
 
Section 5 Entity and Attribute Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Entity and Attribute Overview The Kandiyohi Road Classification features described in this database are represented as attributed lines. As roads get reclassified, an ongoing change of ownership occurs. This layers attributes has entries from 2000 and 2005 for road classification. The attributes reflect the years they are changed.
Entity and Attribute Detailed Citation Roadway Number [Rdwy_]
Attribute values unknown
Roadway ID Number [Rdwy_id]
Attribute values unknown
GIS Highway number [Gis_hwy]
Attribute values unknown
GIS Route Name [Gis_route]
Road Name [Rdwy_name]
Orginal Functional Classification [Fun_Class]
Attribute values unknown
Statewide Road Hierarchy [Road_hier]
Attribute values unknown
Paved Road (yes or no) [Paved]
Local Road Name [Road_name]
Spring 2000 Hierarchy [Spring2000]
0 = Local Road
10 = State Road
Local Road Classification 2000 [lrc_th]
Attribute values unknown
Jurisdiction as of 2004 [jurisdiction]
0 = Duplications
1 = State / Federal Road
2 = County Road
3 = Township Road
4 = City/Local Roads/Private
5 = Other Jurisdictions
Project Potential Classification [Stdy_Class]
0 = Duplications
1 = State/Federal Road
2 = County Road (No Change)
3 = Township Road
4 = Draft Proposal - Local Road Reversion
5 = Other Potential Local Road Reversion
6 = Potential New County Road (From St or Twp)
7 = Other Jurisdictions
8 = Private/Anomalies
Length of line segment (meters) [GIS_length]
 
Section 6 Distribution Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Publisher Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Publication Date 2004
Contact Person Information Rick Moore
GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
Distributor's Data Set Identifier
Distribution Liability The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Kandiyohi County makes no representation or warranties, express or implied, with respect to the reuse of data provided herewith, regardless of its format or the means of its transmission. There is no guarantee or representation to the user as to the accuracy, currency, suitability, or reliability of this data for any purpose. The user accepts the data 'as is', and assumes all risks associated with its use. By accepting this data, the user agrees not to transmit this data or provide access to it or any part of it to another party unless the user shall include with the data a copy of this disclaimer. The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Kandiyohi County assumes no responsibility for actual or consequential damage incurred as a result of any user's reliance on this data.
Transfer Format Name Shapefile
Transfer Format Version Number
Transfer Size
Ordering Instructions Contact Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Kandiyohi County for ordering instructions.
Online Linkage none available
 
Section 7 Metadata Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Metadata Date 01/27/2006
Contact Person Information Rick Moore, GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage http://www.gis.state.mn.us/stds/metadata.htm


This page last updated: 01/27/2006