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Identification 

Citation
Citation Information
OriginatorCity of Bellingham
Publication Date2016-03-09
Title
City of Bellingham Zoning Sub Areas (Polygons)
Geospatial Data Presentation Formvector digital data
Publication Information
Publication PlaceBellingham, WA
PublisherCity of Bellingham, Parks Department
Online Linkagehttp://www.cob.org/services/maps
Online Linkageftp://ftp.cob.org/GIS_Data/

Description
Abstract
                            Zoning Sub Areas is a polygon featureclass which contains the City of Bellingham's Zoning boundaries. Attributes include Zoning General Use type, Zoning Sub Area Number, Neighborhood name and Code, and Jurisdictional area (City or Urban Growth Area).
                          
Purpose
                            The purpose of the Zoning Sub Areas data is to show the official location of regulatory zoning boundaries within the City of Bellingham City Limits and Urban Growth Areas.
                          
Time Period of Content
Time Period Information
Single Date/Time
Calendar Date2016-03-09
Currentness Reference
                            Publication date
                          
Status
ProgressComplete
Maintenance and Update FrequencyAs needed

Spatial Domain
Bounding Coordinates
West Bounding Coordinate-122.574
East Bounding Coordinate-122.303
North Bounding Coordinate48.823
South Bounding Coordinate48.644

Keywords
Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme KeywordplanningCadastre

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusCOB
Theme KeywordFacilities

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusEPA GIS Keyword Thesaurus
Theme KeywordPermits

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusUser
Theme KeywordLand
Theme KeywordPermits
Theme KeywordRegulatory

Place
Place Keyword ThesaurusNone
Place KeywordCity of Bellingham
Place KeywordUnited States
Place KeywordWashington
Place KeywordWhatcom County

Access Constraints
                        None.
                      
Use Constraints
                        None. Data are considered current to the date of the original source material. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currentness and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata.
                      
Point of Contact
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPlanning GIS Staff
Contact PositionPlanning GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address210 Lottie St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98225

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-8300
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-8302
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Security Information
Security Classification SystemCOB Metadata Implementation
Security ClassificationNo Confidentiality
Security Handling DescriptionStandard Technical Controls

Native Data Set Environment
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.2.2.1350

Data Quality 

Logical Consistency Report
                        Tests for integrity have not been performed.
                      
Completeness Report
                        Features represented have not been tested for completeness
                      
Positional Accuracy
Horizontal Positional Accuracy
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Report
                                Horizontal positional accuracy may vary greatly throughout these data. Consult attribute descriptions to locate a horizontal accuracy code if present.
                              
Lineage
Process Step
Process Description
                                Metadata created
                              
Process Date2010-21-5


Spatial Reference 

Horizontal Coordinate System Definition
Planar
Map Projection
Map Projection NameLambert Conformal Conic
Lambert Conformal Conic
Standard Parallel47.500000
Standard Parallel48.733333
Longitude of Central Meridian-120.833333
Latitude of Projection Origin47.000000
False Easting1640416.666667
False Northing0.000000

Planar Coordinate Information
Planar Coordinate Encoding Methodcoordinate pair
Coordinate Representation
Abscissa Resolution0.000195
Ordinate Resolution0.000195
Planar Distance Unitssurvey feet

Geodetic Model
Horizontal Datum NameNorth American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid NameGeodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major Axis6378137.000000
Denominator of Flattening Ratio298.257222

Entities and Attributes 

Detailed Description
Entity Type
Entity Type LabelCOBGIS.ZoningSubAreas
Entity Type Definition
City of Bellingham Zoning Polygons
Entity Type Definition SourceCOB

Attribute
Attribute LabelOBJECTID
Attribute Definition
Internal feature number
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Sequential whole numbers that are automatically generated

Attribute
Attribute LabelEDITOR
Attribute Definition
Initials of the last editor of the feature
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresentable Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelNEIGHBORHOOD_NAME
Attribute Definition
Name of Neighborhood that sub area is within
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresentable Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelSUBAREA_CODE
Attribute Definition
Numerical Code unique to each Sub Area of each Neighborhood
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresentable Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelNEIGHBORHOOD_SUBAREA_CODE
Attribute Definition
Unique Value for each Zoning Sub Area (created by concatenating the Neighborhood Code and Sub Area Code)
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresentable Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelGENERAL_USE_TYPE
Attribute Definition
Abbreviation for Zoning General Use Type
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueAO
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
AIRPORT OPERATIONS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueC
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
COMMERCIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueC/I
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueC/I/RM
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL/RES. MULTI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueGC
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
GENERAL COMMERCIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueGI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
GATEWAY INDUSTRIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueHII
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
HEAVY IMPACT INDUSTRIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
INDUSTRIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueI/RM
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
INDUSTRIAL/RES. MULTI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueI/WFMX
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
INDUSTRIAL/WATERFRONT MIXED USE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueIN
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
INSTITUTIONAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueIN/RM
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
INSTITUTIONAL/RES. MULTI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueLII
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
LIGHT IMPACT INDUSTRIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueNC
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueP
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
PUBLIC
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueP/IN
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
PUBLIC/INSTITUTIONAL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueP/WFMX
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
PUBLIC/WATERFRONT MIXED USE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueRM
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
RES. MULTI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueROS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
RECREATION OPEN SPACE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueRR2
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
RURAL RSID. 2 DU/ACRE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueRS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
RESIDENTIAL SINGLE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueRS/RM
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
RESIDENTIAL SINGLE/RES. MULTI
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueUR3
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN RESID. 3 DU/ACRE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueUR4
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN RESID. 4 DU/ACRE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueUR6
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN RESID. 6 DU/ACRE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueURM18
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN RES. MED. 18 DU/ACRE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueURMX
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN RES. MIXED USE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
WHATCOM COUNTY
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueWATER
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
WATER
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueUV
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
URBAN VILLAGE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB

Attribute
Attribute LabelGENERAL_USE_TYPE_DESCRIPTION
Attribute Definition
Detailed Zoning General Use Type
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresentable Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelCITYUGA
Attribute Definition
City or Urban Growth Area
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueCITY
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
CURRENT INCORPORATED CITY LIMITS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain ValueUGA
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
UNINCORPORATED URBAN GROWTH AREA
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB

Attribute
Attribute LabelNEIGHBORHOOD_CODE
Attribute Definition
Numerical Codes assigned to the Neighborhoods
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value1
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
BIRCHWOOD
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value2
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
CORNWALL PARK
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value3
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
BARKLEY
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value4
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
COLUMBIA
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value5
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
LETTERED STREETS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value6
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SUNNYLAND
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value7
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
ROOSEVELT
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value8
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
ALABAMA HILL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value9
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SILVER BEACH
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value10
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value11
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
YORK
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value12
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
PUGET
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value13
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
WHATCOM FALLS
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value14
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SEHOME
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value15
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value16
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SOUTH HILL
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value17
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
HAPPY VALLEY
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value18
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SAMISH
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value19
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
FAIRHAVEN
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value20
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
EDGEMOOR
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value21
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
SOUTH
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value22
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
MERIDIAN
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value23
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
CORDATA
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value24
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
KING MOUNTAIN
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB
Attribute Domain Values
Enumerated Domain
Enumerated Domain Value25
Enumerated Domain Value Definition
IRONGATE
Enumerated Domain Value Definition Source
COB

Attribute
Attribute LabelDATECREATED
Attribute Definition
Date the feature was created
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Dates

Attribute
Attribute LabelDATEMODIFIED
Attribute Definition
Date the feature was last edited
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Dates

Attribute
Attribute LabelGLOBALID
Attribute Definition
Internal feature number
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Positive values automatically generated

Attribute
Attribute LabelLAND_USE_DESIGNATION
Attribute Definition
Detaild Legend description for Land Use Maps
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
text

Attribute
Attribute LabelZONING_DESIGNATION
Attribute Definition
Detaild Legend description for Zoning Maps
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
text

Attribute
Attribute LabelShape
Attribute Definition
Feature geometry
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Coordinates defining the feature

Attribute
Attribute LabelSHAPE.STArea()
Attribute Definition
Automatically calculated area in square units
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
areas

Attribute
Attribute LabelSHAPE.STLength()
Attribute Definition
Automatically calculated field representing the length of the perimeter of the feature in projection units
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
lengths

Overview Description
Entity and Attribute Overview
                            Attributes include Zoning General Use type, Zoning Sub Area Number,  Neighborhood name and Code, and Jurisdictional area (City or Urban Growth Area).
                          
Entity and Attribute Detail Citation
                            COB
                          

Distribution Information 

Distributor
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPlanning GIS Staff
Contact PositionPlanning GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address210 Lottie St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98225

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-8300
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-8302
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Resource DescriptionDownloadable Data
Distribution Liability
                        The City of Bellingham has developed these data and maps for its own use and no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data to evaluate data set limitations, restrictions, or intended use.  The City of Bellingham shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein. The risk or liability resulting from the use of this product is entirely assumed by the user.
                      

Metadata Reference 

Metadata Date2016-03-09
Metadata Future Review Date2020-03-09
Metadata Contact
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPlanning GIS Staff
Contact PositionPlanning GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address210 Lottie St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98225

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-8300
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-8302
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Metadata Standard NameFGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard VersionFGDC-STD-001-1998