Citygate GIS who develops ESRI based commercial mapping software has made available at no charge its E-Maps Decision Support and Tactical Mapping system with a complete Florida database to any Emergency Management and/or Governmental Agencies responding to Hurricane Charley related emergencies. A web site has been created which contains Hurricane path, population profile maps and reports for the affected areas in Florida. Files containing the Path of the Hurricane are also available for download in ESRI Shape Format. Information can be found at
E-Maps application is based on ESRI’s MapObjects technology. The software does not require any additional GIS software and includes all necessary map data. E-Maps does not require any Internet connection and can easily be field installed on a moderately configured computer system.