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GIS Data Request

  1. You might not even need to fill out this form. Please check the Get Amherst GIS Data page.

    * Property Parcels & Easements
    * 2009 Basemap & 1999 Basemap
    * 2009 Topography
    * 2009 LiDAR (full detail or bare earth LAS files)
    * 2009 1/4' resolution Color Orthophotos
    * Protected Land & Trails
    * Tree Points & Tree Inventory Data
    * Zoning

  2. All GIS data requests are processed in the order received, and may require up to ten business days to complete after receipt by Town of Amherst staff. We will contact you to review and verify your request. It is usually less costly to provide town-wide data, rather than data for a custom area.

    We require all data requests to be made with agreement to the following terms:

  3. 1) The Town of Amherst, MA provides Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data in good faith. The Town makes no warranty in regard to the data whatsoever, including, but not limited to, a warranty of the accuracy or completeness of the data. The party requesting the data (hereafter “Requester”) agrees that the Town has no liability arising from any incomplete, incorrect, inaccurate or misleading data provided.

  4. 2) The Town makes no warranties of the fitness or merchantability either express or implied in regard to the data provided to the Requester hereunder. The data provided are provided “as is” and with all faults.

  5. 3) The Requester will have no claims to data updates.

  6. 4) The Requester shall indemnify and hold harmless the Town and its officers, employees and agents from and against all losses, claims, demands, actions payments, costs, suits, liabilities, including attorney’s fees, expenses and damages (direct or consequential) whether or not caused by the negligence of the Town, its officers, employees, or agents, which are incurred by or recovered against the City for any reason whatsoever arising out of or relating to this Agreement, or the data, or to any use to which the Requester might put the data.

  7. The Requester acknowledges that he/she has read this agreement, understands it and agrees to be bound by its terms and conditions.*

  8. Data Extent*

  9. Vector Data Categories*

  10. Vector Data Format

  11. Raster (Image) Data

  12. Raster Image Format

  13. Preferred Delivery Method

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  15. This field is not part of the form submission.