Ontario, Canada, 06 June 2007: The Northern Information Technology and Geomatics Cooperative (NITGC) and the Township of Michipicoten (one of the six partners of NITGC) has received Award of Excellence from ESRI Canada. The award was presented to NITGC at Thunder Bay Regional User Conference organized from ESRI Canada.
The award was presented in recognition of the NITGC’s implementation of a central municipal GIS solution which was designed to enable partnering communities to manage their infrastructure as well as provide digital data to community organizations and outside businesses. The NITGC is a partnership consisting of six communities (i.e. Chapleau, Dubreuilville, White River, Hornepayne, Manitouwadge, and the Township of Michipicoten) in the eastern region.