Mara Kaminowitz

Interactive Mapping for the Maximize2040 Long Range Plan

Maximize2040: A Performance-Based Transportation Plan is the Baltimore Regional Transportation Board’s newest long range transportation plan (LRTP). The BRTB is required by federal law to identify the demand for transportation services over the next 20 years and determine the potential regional affects to land use, economic development, jobs, and housing. The LRTP looks at both highway and transit projects. Cost, existing infrastructure, system efficiency, and regional impacts are all considered in the plan. The goals of the plan are to…

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GIS Career Workshop at CCBC

Recognized by the Maryland State Department of Education as an Outstanding Career and Technology Education Program (Postsecondary) the Geospatial Applications Program at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) is designed to provide the highest quality of education and training in the fields of geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, and GPS/GNSS to its students.  More specifically, the CCBC Geospatial Applications program Provides CCBC students with the necessary skills, knowledge, and experience to enter and be successful in the geospatial…

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The BRGISC Regional Centerline and Address Point Project

The Baltimore Region GIS Committee’s Regional Centerline and Address Point Project is one of the first of its kind in the state of Maryland, making authoritative, local, cross-jurisdictional, address and street GIS data available to participating counties and municipalities. While emergency dispatch systems (911) and other public safety applications have the greatest need for accurate and consistent cross-jurisdictional address data, there are many other uses including public works, transportation, planning, and government service information systems (311). The Baltimore Metropolitan Council (BMC)…

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