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New kind of map proving useful

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In 2005 Dakota County collaborated with cities including Rosemount to map the county in a new way called pictometry. Three years later Rosemount city staff is still discovering ways to use the innovative technology.

Pictometry combines aerial imaging with a software system to provide information. Instead of taking the photos straight down like most aerial photographs the pictures are taken at an angle, which provides more detailed information.

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