City of Chesapeake Open Data Portal


Welcome to the City of Chesapeake's Open Data Portal. On this page, you can find a listing of public information that is currently posted online. The Open Data Portal will expand as more information is provided on the City's website. Geographic Information System (GIS) datasets are layer files in different formats to be used in a GIS software and are free to download where available.

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Image Name GIS Datasets
activepublicworks
Active Public Works
An interactive map that displays all ongoing Transportation and Street, Stormwater and Drainage, and Facilities Public Works projects.
More information on Active Public Works Projects »

 
addressses Addresses
The location of every address in the City of Chesapeake displayed on an interactive map. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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adoptableanimals
Adoptable Animals
A listing of animals that are currently available at Chesapeake Animal Services. *Note: May not be a complete list of animals available for adoption.

 
Aerial Imagery 2014
Aerial Imagery 2016 
2016 aerial imagery tiled map service. Imagery provided by Pictometry. Available using REST web services.

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borroughs
Boroughs
An interactive map of the six boroughs in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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borrowpits
Borrow Pits
Map of reported borrow pits in the City of Chesapeake. Also known as a sand box. GIS datasets available for download.

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buildingoutlines
Building Outlines
An interactive map of Chesapeake which outlines every building in the City. GIS datasets available for download.

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Business License Listings
Business License Listings
The Commissioner of the Revenue provides monthly listings of new businesses registered in the City of Chesapeake. Listings are posted by the 15th of each month and remain available for download for a twelve (12) month period. PDF and Excel formats available.

 
Cemeteries Cemeteries
An interactive map that plots cemeteries within the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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chesapeakebaypreservation
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Areas
A map of areas within the City that come under the purview of the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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Voting Places
Chesapeake Voting Places
Chesapeake Voting Places is an application that helps citizens locate their election polling place and obtain information about current elected officials by entering their home address.

 
City Boundary City Boundary
GIS representation of the City of Chesapeake's corporate boundary. GIS datasets available for download.

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budget
City Budget
The Department of Budget maintains budget information, which includes documents, tables and charts, for fiscal years 2010/2011 to present.

 
cityfacilities
City Facilities
An interactive map which pinpoints City owned facilities in Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Information Technology. GIS datasets available for download.

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communitycenters
Community Centers
Information about Chesapeake's eight community centers, which include amenities, operating hours, rental information, membership fees, and pictures.

 
Contours Contours
A topographic map of the City of Chesapeake displayed in two-foot contour lines. GIS datasets available for download.

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crime
Crime Reports and Mapping
An interactive map where one can view mapped crime, trend reports, and crime reports by date, crime types, address or agencies. Ability to sign up to receive crime alerts.

 
easements
Easements
An interactive map of all easements (not utility) in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Office of the Real Estate Assessor. GIS datasets available for download.

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Election Results
Election Results
A listing of election results from the City of Chesapeake.

 
Fentress Fentress Airfield (AICUZ)
An interactive map of the Air Installations Compatible Use Zones (AICUZ). GIS datasets available for download.

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Fire Stations
Fire Stations
An interactive map of all 15 fire station locations in the City of Chesapeake.

 
Climate
Forecast and Weather
Chesapeake's average temperature in degrees Fahrenheit, average precipitation and average snowfall (based on data from the NOAA's National Climatic Data Center).

 
Historic Sites
Historic Sites
An interactive map of all historical sites (historic markers) and local and national historic districts in the City of Chesapeake.

 
landuse
2035 Land Use Classes
An interactive map of the 2035 Land Use Plan, which is a general guide for future land use decisions. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download. (More information on the Land Use Plan can be found on page 31 of the 2035 Comprehensive Plan).

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Library Catalog Search
Library Catalog
Browse the online catalog of Audio, Books, CDs, DVDs, eBooks, Games, Journals, Kits, Magazines, Maps, Microfilm, Musical Scores, Photos and Software available at any of the seven libraries in the City of Chesapeake.

 
libraries
Library Locations
A listing of libraries in the City of Chesapeake, which includes addresses, contact information, directions, calendars and children's classes for each library.

 
neighborhood1
Neighborhoods
An interactive map of all neighborhoods in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Information Technology. GIS datasets available for download.

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parcels
Parcels
An interactive map which outlines all parcels with addresses in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Office of the Real Estate Assessor. GIS datasets available for download.

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Parks & Facilities
Parks and Facilities
Information and locations of all parks in the City of Chesapeake and their amenities, as well as park and shelter rentals.

 
planning
Planning Areas
An interactive map of the nine planning areas in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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Voting Locations
Polling Locations
A map that pinpoints all polling locations in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Office of the Voter Registrar. GIS datasets available for download.

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Railroads Railroads
An interactive map of railroads in the City of Chesapeake. GIS datasets available for download.

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restaurantinspections
Restaurant Inspections
The Virginia Department of Health offers restaurant inspection results for all food establishments in the City of Chesapeake.

 
schools School Zone Lookup
Search school zones by address and grade level. Results display on a printable map.

 
Shaded Relief Shaded Relief 2013
2013 LIDAR derived shaded relief tiled map service. Data provided by USGS/HRPDC. Available using REST web services.

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Spot Elevation Spot Elevations 2013
An interactive map displaying spot elevations across the City of Chesapeake. GIS datasets available for download.

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streetnames
Street Names
An interactive map for the open data group transportation that hosts the street centerlines. GIS datasets available for download.

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surveycontrols
Survey Controls
An interactive map that pinpoints all Survey Control Monuments in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Public Works. GIS datasets available for download.
More information on survey controls »

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trash
Trash Collection/Recycling
An interactive map which provides the trash collection day and/or recycling week for a given address.

 
Precinct Map
Voting Precincts
An interactive map that outlines all voting precincts in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Office of the Voter Registrar. GIS datasets are available for download.

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waterbodies
Water Bodies
An interactive map of all bodies of water in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the City of Chesapeake. GIS datasets available for download.

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watersheds Watersheds
An interactive map that outlines all areas of land that separates waters flowing to different rivers, basins, or seas. Information maintained by the Department of Public Works. GIS datasets available for download.

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zoning
Zoning
An interactive map that estimates the zoning boundaries in the City of Chesapeake. Information maintained by the Department of Planning. GIS datasets available for download.

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