Geographic Information System
Over the time GIS has found its role expanding in the municipal sector. GIS application is not any more limited to just being an operational support tool but is now also an interim part of strategic decision support system. Hence GIS fits perfectly in Municipal Corporation which deals with utility based services. Thus for a very proficient working and proper channeling of municipal administration GIS has become vital owing to its wide-ranging and incorporated features.
Integrating spatial and non-spatial data over a single platform helps in better analysis of the collected information and results in improved decision making. Property mapping and utility mapping has become an important part of working process. Many other implementations of GIS like satellite image processing and registration, Development planning, database creation and integration etc. add to the important role played by GIS.