Loren Blackford

Loren Blackford and Lisa Mueller are, respectively, a consultant to and the coordinator of Knowledge Sharing at LISC. This article is based on an upcoming LISC publication for which PolicyLink conducted the original research and writing. To receive a copy, email publications@liscnet.org, call 202-739-9270 or download it at www.liscnet.org/resources. See PolicyLink’s Community Mapping tool online at www.policylink.org/EquitableDevelopment.

Partners Power GIS

In 1998, Dan McCormick, a program officer at Richmond Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), read an article about Geographic Information Systems, and something clicked....