Arkansas' governor touts benefits of $1.2 million mapping effort

Posted: December 28, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Madison County sheriff’s office Sgt. Lola Mitchell on Wednesday in Huntsville shows Gov. Asa Hutchinson how the digital mapping program will help with law enforcement and emergency calls.

For 19 days in January and February, five airplanes flew 19,000 feet above Arkansas, shooting 30,066 digital images of the entire state's terrain.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson announces at a news conference Wednesday at the Madison County Courthouse in Huntsville the completion of the yearlong, $1.2 milli...

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