Friday, January 25, 2013

Maps on the Hill to Display over 50 Exhibits

SALT LAKE CITY –  The State of Utah Automated Geographic Reference Center (AGRC) announced today the Maps on the Hill exhibit will be available for viewing on Monday, January 28, 2013 from 11:00am to 1:30pm in the Utah State Capitol Building Rotunda.

Maps on the Hill is a great way to learn how current mapping technology is being applied to important issues across a wide range of disciplines including land ownership, health, addressing, emergency preparedness, history and utilities.  Maps on the Hill is expected to draw over 50 map exhibits from all levels of government, private sector firms, and higher education. Utah’s elected officials and the public are invited to come learn about the various mapping projects from professionals and students.

Get a sneak peak at the Maps on the Hill exhibit in the Maps on the Hill 2013 Map Book ( ).

Maps on the Hill has been organized by the AGRC and is sponsored by the Utah Geographic Information Council (UGIC), the State user group of Geographic Information System (GIS) professionals.

About AGRC
The Automated Geographic Reference Center (AGRC) was established in 1984 by the Utah State Legislature, and is now in the State of Utah Department of Technology Services.  AGRC provides GIS services to state, federal, and local government agencies and curates one of the nation’s leading state repositories for digital mapping data layers.  For more information, visit