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What does this data set describe?

Title: Maint.ROADS.TNR2016_line
Location of the 2016 Council-adopted Transportation Needs projects for King County including funded (Capital Improvement Program-CIP) and unfunded projects. The Transportation Needs Report (TNR) is a long-term, comprehensive list of recommended improvements to serve unincorporated King County's transportation needs. It includes transportation needs in unincorporated King County and significant projects in cities, adjacent counties, and on state highways. The transportation needs are those currently known (existing) as well as those that are forecast due to regionally-adopted targets for growth and development to the year 2031.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    County, King, 20170410, Maint.ROADS.TNR2016_line: King County, King County, WA.

    Online Links:

    Other_Citation_Details: None

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.521846
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -121.329897
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.781613
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.154029

  3. What does it look like?

    <> (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?

  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):

      • String (329)

    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 0.0001
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0001
      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?

    line data table (Source: King County)

    Internal feature number. (Source: Esri)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    (Source: King County)

    (Source: King County)

    (Source: King County)

    (Source: King County)

    Bridges and Structures 
    Traffic Control Devices 

    (Source: King County)

    Intersection Priority Array 
    Non Motorized 
    VRS Hotspot 

    (Source: King County)

    Range of values

    Feature geometry. (Source: Esri)

    Coordinates defining the features.


    Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation: King County

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

    King County Dept of Transportation - Road Services Division
    Roads GIS
    201 S Jackson St
    Seattle, WA 98104

    206-477-3519 (voice)

Why was the data set created?

To display approximate locations of the identified transportation needs in King County. Data meant for small scale mapping only.

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?

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How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access Constraint: Data is available on GIS Data Portal: <>
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
    Data Distribution
    201 S Jackson St
    Seattle, WA 98104

    206-477-4403 (voice)

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  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.

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Who wrote the metadata?

Last modified: 10-Apr-2017
Metadata author:
King County Dept of Transportation - Road Services Division
Roads GIS
201 S Jackson St
Seattle, WA 98104

206-477-3519 (voice)

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

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