Every day should be GIS day

Today is GIS Day, a day when GIS practitioners celebrate the technology and applications of geographic information systems (GIS). GIS Day reminds us to educate others about GIS science and technology and demonstrate how GIS is utilized to help make a difference – whether that difference is for an organization, the community, society, or the … Continue reading Every day should be GIS day

Have you done your Due Diligence?

due dil•i•gence [due diligence] NOUN law reasonable steps taken by a person in order to satisfy a legal requirement, especially in buying or selling something. Unforeseen setbacks can postpone a project causing delays for weeks or even months. Issues not evaluated and considered in a budget or a schedule, applicable policies focused on legal and … Continue reading Have you done your Due Diligence?

Chris D. Moore joins The Altum Group as Environmental Services Manager

Doug Franklin, Vice President of the Altum Group is happy to announce that Chris D. Moore, AICP, ENV SP has joined The Altum Group as Environmental Planning Manager.  Mr. Franklin notes that Mr. Moore brings superior client services to The Altum Group while broadening the expansion of the Altum Group into the San Diego area. … Continue reading Chris D. Moore joins The Altum Group as Environmental Services Manager

Housing crisis: California bill aims to help the ‘missing middle’

The ever increasing concern with the State of California is the housing crisis that prevents those with moderate incomes from affording a residence near their job sources.  The crisis is attributed to the State’s overly inflated housing market in elevating rental levels within and near to City corporate business districts where most of the middle … Continue reading Housing crisis: California bill aims to help the ‘missing middle’