Olympic Venues - General Areas

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - GeoBC
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Designated areas for various clients/usages in and around 2010 Winter Olympics venues

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)
Sub-OrganizationVancouver Olympic Organizing Committee

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Who can view this dataset? Government
Who can download this dataset?Government

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2021-09-28
Resource Status completed

Object Description


Comments: General Areas: Outlines of general use areas. These areas are for use by media, olympic families, support personnel. The area may be a building, temporary structure, or compound. This spatial layer contains single part polygons.

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
GENERAL_AREA_ID GNRLRD NUMBER 10 GENERAL AREA ID is the primary key containing a unique value populated from a sequence triggered on insert.
GENERAL_AREA_TYPE GNRLRTP VARCHAR2 50 TYPE differentiates the class of Olympic venue general areas e.g. staging area, compound, media centre. etc.
CLIENT CLIENT VARCHAR2 50 CLIENT indicates the specific group permitted to access the area e.g. Media, athletes, sponsors etc.
DESCRIPTION DSCRPTN VARCHAR2 200 DESCRIPTION provides a more complete specification of the general area e.g. bus staging area, Olympic Famiily lounge etc.
LABEL LABEL VARCHAR2 100 LABEL is the text used to identify the feature.
AREA_OF_GENERAL_AREA RFGNRLR NUMBER 12 AREA contains the area of the polygon defining the general area in square meters.
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.
FEATURE_AREA_SQM AREA_SQM NUMBER 19 FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters
FEATURE_LENGTH_M FEAT_LEN NUMBER 19 FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters