Town of Peterborough Receives Special Achievement Award for Exceptional Application of Geospatial Technology

Redlands, California—July 22, 2015— The Town of Peterborough was honored with a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award at the 2015 Esri International User Conference in San Diego, Calif. This award acknowledges vision, leadership, hard work, and innovative use of Esri's geographic information system (GIS) technology.

Town of Peterborough uses Esri ArcGIS technology to manage Public Works Assets; comprehensive land use planning activities; publish dynamic web maps for the general public and municipal staff; and development of mobile apps for the public and municipal field crews.

In addition to Peterborough, Esri honored more than 170 organizations from around the world and across a variety of industries including agriculture, cartography, climate change, defense and intelligence, economic development, education, government, health and human services, telecommunications, and utilities.

"The SAG Awards identify the organizations and people who are using the power of geography to make our world a better place," says Esri president Jack Dangermond. "At Esri, we are always deeply inspired by the passion and innovation of our users. They deserve recognition for their invaluable contributions to their communities and the continued evolution of geographic science.”

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