GIS Asset Management

Baxter & Woodman was hired to upgrade the City of Beloit’s existing Cityworks Desktop Asset Management System to the new server-oriented Cityworks Asset Management System for the Department of Public Works.  The upgrade of the Asset Management System was designed in a phased approach to ensure a successful implementation of...


Northern Illinois Broadband Installation

The Illinois Fiber Resources Group (iFiber) is a collaboration of Northern Illinois University, LaSalle County, North Central Illinois Council of Governments, the City of Rockford, Boone County and Blackhawk Hills Regional Council working together to provide access to broadband for rural and underserved communities. In 2011, iFiber contracted with several...


GIS Development & Phased Implementation

Baxter & Woodman is helping the DeKalb Sanitary District develop a robust and comprehensive GIS through a phased approach: A full Needs Assessment was conducted, including research, interviews, software/hardware critiques, and future goal planning. Sanitary utility data was compiled through GPS field data collection and record drawings. The collected data...


GIS Development & Web Application

Baxter & Woodman was retained by the Village of Glenwood to develop and implement a Village-wide Geographic Information System (GIS) to improve the accuracy, usability, and functionality of its information. We presented a phased approach to GIS implementation to provide the most effective and functional strategy. Services Provided: GIS Web...


Utility GIS Development

Baxter & Woodman has provided the City of Wood Dale with a variety of GIS services for the design of a system with an open architecture, allowing for easy, cost-effective expansion. GIS Master Plan The Master Plan consisted of a Needs Assessment that involved multiple departments and included interviews with...


Data Management

Sign Inventory Baxter & Woodman helped the City of Crystal Lake develop a consistent, thorough traffic sign inventory.  The inventory provides the City with a solid understanding of existing sign conditions and compliance with the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) retroreflectivity standards, and delivers a valuable asset management tool for maintenance...