Olympic Venues and Sites of Interest

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Locations of 2010 Winter Olympics venues and sites of interest defined by Vancouver 2010 Integrated Security Unit

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 49.0° to 50.0°
Longitude: -124.0° to -122.0°

Additional Information


2010 Olympic Games - Emergency Mgmt Planning

Contact Information

NameGurdeep Singh (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
NameJoshua Chan (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

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Who can download this dataset?Government

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2020-01-30
Resource Status completed

Object Description


Comments: ISU Site List: A point file of all the sites to be used during the Olympics. Eg. ROO = Richmond Olympic Oval. This spatial layer contains single part points.

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
ISU_SITE_ID SSTD NUMBER 10 ISU SITE ID is the primary key containing a unique value populated from a sequence triggered on insert.
VENUE_ID VENUE_ID NUMBER 16 VENUE ID contains a number identifying the site.
NAME NAME VARCHAR2 254 NAME: is the venue name (e.g. UBC Thunderbird Area)
PRE_OLYMPIC_NAME PRLMPCNM VARCHAR2 254 PRE OLYMPIC NAME: Venue name prior to the Olympic Games (e.g. David Lam Park becomes Vancouver Live Site during the event)
ISU_SITE_TYPE SSTTP VARCHAR2 254 TYPE: Type of the venue (e.g. Accomodation, airport, competition, media centre, etc.)
CATEGORY CATEGORY VARCHAR2 254 CATEGORY: Venue category (e.g. Competition, non-competition, Support Facility, etc.)
CODE CODE VARCHAR2 254 CODE: Venue code (e.g. UBC, ROO, etc.)
ISU_SITE_COMMENT SSTCMMNT VARCHAR2 254 ISU SITE COMMENT: Additional information associated with the site.
ACTIVITY ACTIVITY VARCHAR2 254 ACTIVITY: Name of activity that takes place at the venue (e.g. Snowboarding)
CAPACITY CAPACITY VARCHAR2 254 CAPACITY: Number of people allowable to the venue as determined by the fire department
SCOPE SCOPE VARCHAR2 254 SCOPE: Indicates whether the venue is used during the Olympic, Paralympic, or both
ADDRESS ADDRESS VARCHAR2 254 ADDRESS: Street address of the venue
MUNICIPALITY MNCPLT VARCHAR2 254 MUNICIPALITY: Name of the Municipality the venue falls under
LATITUDE LATITUDE NUMBER 10 LATITUDE: latitude of the venue in decimal degrees.
LONGITUDE LONGITUDE NUMBER 12 LONGITUDE: longitude of the venue in decimal degrees.
GEOMETRY GEOMETRY SDO_GEOMETRY 1 GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000 SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.