City Agrees to GIS Workshop Agreement
October 12, 2018
What started as difficulty filling a staff position evolved into an agreement that could provide better services to the City of Sidney and save the City money.
The City of Sidney’s GIS/Zoning Officer Ben Dayton left the city in 2017. A replacement was hired and trained, then left a few months later for personal reasons.
City Manager Ed Sadler said in advertising again, “the candidate pool showed neither any GIS nor zoning experience, even with having advertised outside of Sidney for candidates.” Sadler told the council his thought was to contract with GIS Workshop and their Simple Ci...