Gloucester County Buildings/Address Import

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This project aims to import Gloucester, Virginia buildings from a state-sourced GIS file.

Goals Import Gloucester County building footprints dataset to help Virginia mappers create a more effective map. Get highly accurate, city-wide address data.

Schedule August 2019

Background Data source site: Virginia Geographic Information Network 

Building Footprints and Address Points were processed from the above source.

ODbL Compliance verified: yes 

More information available on Github Repo

OSM Data Files Sample File

Full File

Import Type This import will be done in sections (block groups) with JOSM

Data Preparation TBD

Changeset Tags I will set source= Virginia Geographic Information Network

Import Accounts jonahadkins_gloucester_imports

Conflation Since the OSM data is being hand-imported in manageable chunks, conflation with existing data will be handled manually in JOSM.