In September's newsletter, we shared a static map showing the GIS Department's percentage complete by Tax District. It was a simple snapshot of the raw data that served its purpose as a simple report. Now that report is an interactive web...

If you're looking for Assessment Numbers in Covington and Slidell on the online parcel map, look no further. So where is Mandeville, you ask? Well, we've recently added the Mandeville parcel data to the parcel map. You can find Mandeville's...

The first directive given by the administration to the GIS Department was to focus ownership parcel collection efforts on the land south of Interstate 12. By way of a new reporting measure, it is quite clear where in the Parish...

We are on the map! For the past five years, Tax District 14 has been off-limits to GIS here at the St. Tammany Parish Assessor's Office. The City of Mandeville had its own GIS operation, and therefore we decided it...

Feedback, feedback, feedback. We've gotten it in spades since putting the ownership parcels on the web by way of the online parcel map. Both from in-house users and from the citizens of St. Tammany Parish. Thoughtful, constructive, actionable feedback has played...

The STPAO Parcel Map (available here) has some powerful functionality, and especially the feedback form. Submitting feedback through the parcel map is a quick and easy way to get in touch with the STPAO GIS Department when something on the...

Thank you all for the feedback regarding January's inaugural newsletter from STPAO GIS. Much appreciated and helpful. Last month I shared one of our reporting methods by way of the two static "Parcel Progress" maps, which show how many ownership parcels...

First, an introduction. My name is Michael McNeil and I'm currently the Geographic Information Systems Coordinator for the St. Tammany Parish Assessor's Office. I've been doing GIS work for more than 12 years now both in the private and public sectors...