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Recreation Facilities (RecPt)

Recreation Facilities (RecPt)

by Department of Parks and Recreation on 02/27/2007

Keywords
About: Government Facilities, Recreation Properties, Amenities, Recreation Centers, Recreation Facilities, society
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

DC Department of Parks and Recreation child care, administrative, maintenance, specialty and recreation centers identified as points. The dataset contains the addresses of these DPR centers, and has been created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

This data is provided by the Department of Parks and Recreation and contains the location and other information about centers under the jurisdiction of the DC Department of Parks and Recreation.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

Frank O'Brien
in DC Department of Parks and Recreation

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20010, USA

phone: 202-673-7693
hours: 8:30am - 5 pm

Credits

District of Columbia Department of Parks and Recreation

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate as of the time period cited. Subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Vertical positional accuracy
N/A

Lineage / Sources

Lineage / Processes
Jim Amerault
in DC Department of Parks and Recreation


3149 16th Street, NW Washington, DC, 20010

fax: 202 673-7693
hours: 9am - 5pm
Points were located within DPR center building confines and verified using 2002 aerial imagery. Addresses have not been verified within the MAR. This is an edited version of an original data set as received in shape file format from the NPS in November 2004.
Frank O"brien
in DC Department of Parks and Recreation

3149 16th St NW 4th floor
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: 202-673-7693
hours: 9am - 5pm
Same as RecPnts with points added for standalone pools that DPR maintains.

Labeled as 'POOLS' in 'USE_TYPE' column (all these points are new except William Rumsey Aquatic Center).

Also added the following points :
Douglass Jr Rec Center was missing
Oyster Before and After School Care was missing

Deleted the following points:
Lincoln capper rec center Closed
Virginia Ave Boxing Center Closed
Watts Branch Rec center changed names to Marvin Gaye Rec Center.

Added fields:
School_site - name of public school if located in one
Pool - does it include a pool
Pool_name - the pool's name
Child_care - the location have a daycare/before and after care program
Senior_services - the location have senior services

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: (202) 727-1761
fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Entity

DCGIS.RecPt

Attributes

  • USE_TYPE
    Recreation Property Use Type
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • NAME
    Recreation Property Name
  • ADDRESS
    Recreation Property Address
  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • SCHOOL_SITE
  • POOL
  • POOL_NAME
  • WARD_ID
    Ward Name
  • School_Site
    School Site Name
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • pool
    Pool
  • pool_name
    Recreation pool name
  • CHILD_CARE
    Offer Child Care
  • SENIOR_SERVICES
    Offer Senior Services

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 08/13/2007

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: (202) 727-1761
fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm