Farmers Markets in King County

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Farmers Markets in King County
Abstract: King County Farmer Markets
Supplemental_Information: None
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    County, King, 20110204, Farmers Markets in King County: King County, King County, WA.

    Online Links:

    Other_Citation_Details: None

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.620591
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -121.778426
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.816642
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.172798

  3. What does it look like?

    <http://www5.kingcounty.gov/sdc/DataImages/farmers_markets.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?

    Calendar_Date: 31-Oct-2019
    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 (51)

    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 0.0003280833333333334
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0003280833333333334
      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.WLR.farmers_markets_point
    Point attribute table (Source: ESRI)

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    FEATURE_ID
    Unique identifier (Source: King County)

    Range of values
    Minimum:903001
    Maximum:903042
    Resolution:1

    ESITE
    Relate to SITE_ID in ADDRESS_POINT (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
    0000000No assignment

    CODE
    Domain (group) code (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
    903Farmer's Markets

    NAME
    Name of farmer's market (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Mixed case name

    ABB_NAME
    Abbreviated name of farmer's market (Source: King County)

    Mixed case name for labeling

    ADDRESS
    Full street address of farmer's market (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Lowercase street number and street name or corss street

    ZIPCODE
    Zipcode for farmer's market (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Five digit code

    CITY
    City name (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Name of city in mixed case

    LOCATION
    Descriptive location of market (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Free text description

    WEBSITE
    URL for market's website (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    http url address

    COUNTYNAME
    Name of county where market is located (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    ValueDefinition
    KingKing County

    START_DATE
    Date that market is open for season as YYYYMMDD (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Range of values
    Minimum:20100101
    Maximum:20100715
    Resolution:1

    END_DATE
    Date market closes for season as YYYYMMDD (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Range of values
    Minimum:20100826
    Maximum:20101231
    Resolution:1

    DAYOFWEEK
    Days of the week the market is open (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Single day, multiple days or other timeframe

    STARTTIME
    Time of the day market opens (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Time as HH:MM:SS AM/PM

    ENDTIME
    Time of the day the market closes (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    Time as HH:MM:SS AM/PM

    CRDITDEBIT
    Whether the market accepts Credit and Debit cards in additon to cash and checks (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    ValueDefinition
    FALSEDoes not
    TRUEDoes accept

    EBTFDSTAMP
    Whether market accepts Electronic Benefits Transfer or Foodstamps (Source: Puget Sound Fresh)

    ValueDefinition
    FALSEDoes not
    TRUEDoes accept

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.


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?

    King County Dept. of Natural Resources and Parks, Water and Lands Resources Division
    Attn: Todd Klinka
    GIS Analyst
    201 S Jackson St, MS KCS-IT-225
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-477-4412 (voice)


Why was the data set created?

Shows location and business information for Farmer's Markets in King County


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

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

    Date: 01-Feb-2011 (process 1 of 6)
    Data table dervied from Puget Sound Fresh website was imported to GIS layer. Data was manipulated to conform to COMMON_INTEREST core schema. Items not part of core schema were added to a business table for this topic. Data was imported to respective core and business tables. Featureclass FARMERS_MARKETS_POINT was generated using standard python routine to create children featureclasses from COMMON_INTEREST and associated business tables.

    Date: 05-Jul-2011 (process 2 of 6)
    Updated against list provided by Puget Sound Fresh website. Spreadsheet contained 74 records, only 52 of these records were updated to the FARMERS_MARKET_POINT featureclass. Rejected records include those whose geographic location falls outside bounds set for King County area of interest. Records from PSF spreadsheet reformatted to align to schema for COMMON_INTEREST, but all original data values preserved. Original data in COMMON_INTEREST was truncated for this domain and reloaded; therefore FEATURE_ID values are not preserved during reload.

    Date: 17-May-2012 (process 3 of 6)
    Updated against list provided by Puget Sound Fresh (PSF) website. Spreadsheet contained 86 records, 14 of which had no coordinate location information. No attempt was made to geocode any of these by address as they fell outside the area of interest. Of the remaining (86-14=72) only 50 of these were updated to the FARMERS_MARKET_POINT featureclass. Rejected records include those whose geographic location falls outside bounds set for King County area of interest. Records from PSF spreadsheet was reformatted to align to schema for COMMON_INTEREST and to COMMON_INTEREST_FM businesst table. However, all original data values were preserved. Original data in COMMON_INTEREST was truncated for this domain and reloaded; therefore FEATURE_ID values are not preserved during reload.

    Date: 23-Jun-2017 (process 4 of 6)
    Three (3) markets added. Pike Place at Denny Regrade, Pike Place at First Hill, and The Landing in Renton.

    Date: 23-Jan-2019 (process 5 of 6)
    Removed 6 locations, added 3 new ones, made several changes to website urls and to start-stop times. All opening and closing dates updated for 2019 season.

    Date: 14-Aug-2019 (process 6 of 6)
    Added Enumclaw Farmers Market

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


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

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

    Only sites within King County and extended buffer are included

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

    Points represent approximate locations. Not tied to ADDRESS_POINT


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
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
    Attn: Cheryl Wilder
    Data Sales Coordinator
    201 S Jackson St, Suite 700
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-263-5220 (voice)

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

    /plibrary2/natres/shapes/point/farmers_markets.shp

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    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: 03-Nov-2020
Metadata author:
King County Dept. of Natural Resources and Parks, Water and Lands Resources Division
Attn: Harkeerat Kang
GIS Analyst
201 S Jackson St, Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98104
US

206-263-3734 (voice)
firstname.lastname@kingcounty.gov

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


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