You're going to spend $million$;
spend a fraction to find the best location(s).
All those new developments sure help the town, but you may need more stations or units. The free or donated land is great but is it the right place? How will it help the community as a whole or is it limited in scope?
Sometimes it’s just the opposite. You’re consolidating with another department and you may not need all the assets or your department was formed in the horse drawn days and the stations are too close to each other.
Other times, it’s that your buildings are beat. You need to decide to renovate or relocate. Now is the time to find out!
Location intelligence as it relates to the deployment of resources is the foundation of services offered by Response GIS.