King County Metro Comfort Stations

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Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: King County Metro Comfort Stations
Abstract:
Contains names, locations, hours and contact information of restroom facilities accessible to transit operators.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    County, King, 20211117, King County Metro Comfort Stations: King County, King County, WA.

    Online Links:

    Other_Citation_Details: None

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.526785
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -121.705047
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.935603
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.183003

  3. What does it look like?

    <http://www5.kingcounty.gov/sdc/DataImages/comfortstation.jpg> (JPG)
    JPG File of layer overlain on base of WA counties or local cities

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Beginning_Date: 30-Nov-2021
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • Entity point (387)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 HARN StatePlane Washington North FIPS 4601 Feet.

      Projection parameters:
      Standard_Parallel: 47.5
      Standard_Parallel: 48.73333333333333
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -120.8333333333333
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 47.0
      False_Easting: 1640416.666666667
      False_Northing: 0.0

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0003280833333333335
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0003280833333333335
      Planar coordinates are specified in foot_us

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983 HARN.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    maint.TRANSIT.ComfortStation_point
    point data table (Source: King County)

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: Esri)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    COMFORTSTATIONID
    Comfort Station number (Source: King County)

    CSDESC

    CSSHORTNAME

    CSFULLNAME

    CSFULLADDRESS

    CSJURISDICTION

    CSZIPCODE

    VENDORNUM

    OWNER
    Publicly or Privately owned (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
     
    CT 
    Metro 
    Portable 
    POS 
    Private 
    Public 
    Rental 
    Rite Aid 
    Sound Transit 
    Sylvain 

    CONTACT
    Business Contact (Source: King County)

    PHONENUM

    TRANSITDISTRICT

    STREETSIDE

    STREETNAME

    ACCALONGTRIPPATH

    ROUTESACCESSED
    Routes Accessed (Source: King County)

    WALKINGINSTRUCTIONS

    FIRSTINTERSECTION

    DISTFIRSTINTERSECTION

    SECONDINTERSECTION

    DISTSECONDINTERSECTION

    MONOPEN1

    MONCLOSE1

    TUEOPEN1

    TUECLOSE1

    WEDOPEN1

    WEDCLOSE1

    THUOPEN1

    THUCLOSE1

    FRIOPEN1

    FRICLOSE1

    SATOPEN1

    SATCLOSE1

    SUNOPEN1

    SUNCLOSE1

    MONOPEN2

    MONCLOSE2

    TUEOPEN2

    TUECLOSE2

    WEDOPEN2

    WEDCLOSE2

    THUOPEN2

    THUCLOSE2

    FRIOPEN2

    FRICLOSE2

    SATOPEN2

    SATCLOSE2

    SUNOPEN2

    SUNCLOSE2

    MONOPEN3

    MONCLOSE3

    TUEOPEN3

    TUECLOSE3

    WEDOPEN3

    WEDCLOSE3

    THUOPEN3

    THUCLOSE3

    FRIOPEN3

    FRICLOSE3

    SATOPEN3

    SATCLOSE3

    SUNOPEN3

    SUNCLOSE3

    ADDTIMEDEFAULT

    WEEKDAYADDTIMESTART

    WEEKDAYADDTIMEEND

    WEEKDAYADDTIMEDUR

    SATADDTIMESTART

    SATADDTIMEEND

    SATADDTIMEDUR

    SUNADDTIMESTART

    SUNADDTIMEEND

    SUNADDTIMEDUR

    WEEKDAYADDTIMESTART2

    WEEKDAYADDTIMEEND2

    WEEKDAYADDTIMEDUR2

    SATADDTIMESTART2

    SATADDTIMEEND2

    SATADDTIMEDUR2

    SUNADDTIMESTART2

    SUNADDTIMEEND2

    SUNADDTIMEDUR2

    CREATEDATE

    CREATEDBY

    MODIFIEDDATE

    MODIFIEDBY

    XCOORDINATE

    YCOORDINATE

    LONGITUDE
    Longitude (Source: King County)

    Range of values
    Minimum:-122.50755077
    Maximum:-121.70997327

    LATITUDE
    Latitude (Source: King County)

    Range of values
    Minimum:47.18923573
    Maximum:47.93013062

    ADDITIONALINFO
    Additional Information (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
     
    Must call guard 5pm-10AM daily 

    CRTFLAG

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: Esri)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation: King County


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Department of Information Technology, Prod Ops GIS
    c/o Trang Bui
    GIS Specialist
    201 S Jackson St, Suite 225
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-477-5750 (voice)


Why was the data set created?

The comfort station point reflects vendor address and hour information used by internal transit personnel for operator access and planning purposes.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints:
Access Constraint: Data is available on GIS Data Portal: <http://www5.kingcounty.gov/gisdataportal/Default.aspx>
Use_Constraints:
Use Constraint: King County data are made available with the understanding that they shall be used exclusively by the obtainer or his/her authorized agents. Digital products may not be reproduced or redistributed in any form or by any means without the express written authorization of King County.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    KCGIS Center
    c/o giscenter@kingcounty.gov
    Data Distribution
    201 S Jackson St
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-477-4403 (voice)

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    /plibrary2/transportation/shapes/point/comfortstation.shp

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    Distribution Liability: King County disclaims any warranty of use of any digital product or data beyond that for which it was designed.

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 20-Oct-2023
Metadata author:
Department of Information Technology, Prod Ops GIS
c/o Trang Bui
GIS Specialist
201 S Jackson St, Suite 225
Seattle, WA 98104
US

206-477-5750 (voice)
firstname.lastname@kingcounty.gov

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)


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