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Water Utility Infrastructure Layers

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Data Description

Water Utility Infrastructure layer files contains data that comprises the City's water system. These include mains, valves, hydrants, associated fitting and water customer points. The data has been symbolized and color coded with mapping parameters conveniently pre-set.

Layer File Details*

Control Valve  (metadata)
Description: This point feature class is a collection of water system control valves found within the City's water distribution system.
Symbology: Control Valves are symbolized based on the "ControlValveType" field.
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "UnitID" field and are blue.
Definition Query: None

Service Valve  (metadata)
Description:  This point feature class is a collection of water system service valves found within the City's water distribution system.
Symbology: Control Valves are symbolized based on the "ServiceValveType" field.
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "UnitID" field and are blue.
Definition Query: None

System Valve  (metadata)
Description: This point feature class is a collection of water system valves found within the City's water distribution system.
Symbology: Control Valves are symbolized based on the "ValveType" field.
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "UnitID" field and are blue.
Definition Query: None

Customer  (metadata)
Description: This point feature class reflects the City's water customers.
Symbology: Point features are symbolized as a blue "single symbol" with a white halo around it so it is visible when the aerial photos are being used as a background.
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "UnitID" field and are blue.
Definition Query: None

Hydrant  (metadata)
Description: This point feature class is a collection of hydrants found within the City's water distribution system.
Symbology: Hydrant symbology is based on a combination of two different fields, "AdministrativeArea" and "FillingStation".
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "UnitID" field and are red.
Definition Query: None

Lateral  (metadata)
Description: This line feature class reflects water service lines.
Symbology: Control Valves are symbolized based on the "LateralLineType" field.
Labels: Labels are displayed based on the "Material" field and are black.
Definition Query: None

Main  (metadata)
Description: This line feature class is a collection of water mains found within the City's water distribution system.
Symbology: Water Mains are symbolized basedon the a single symbol and are represented as a blue line.
Labels: Labels are based on a combination of several fields. These are the fields used: DIAMETER, MATERIAL and INSTALLDATE. The labels are blue and are set to display above and parallel to the water main.
Definition Query: None

Eden Customer Water Service  (metadata)
Description: This point provide a spatial view of water customers from Eden data records in the City of Bellingham water system.
Symbology: A blue water drop symbolizes each water customer record filtered from Eden records as defined in the definition query below.
Labels: None
Definition Query: WATER_DESC IS NOT NULL AND WATER_DESC <> ' ' AND WATER_DESC <> 'No Water Service'

*Layer files are only included with the GDB download.

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