|Public Transportation Benefit Areas|
Data format: Shapefile
File or table name: ptba
Coordinate system: Geographic
Theme keywords: Public, Transportation, Benefit, Area, Areas, Ptba
Abstract: Boundaries of the
Public Transportation Benefit Areas (PTBA) of Washington State are depicted as
Metadata elements shown with blue text are defined in the Federal Geographic Data Committee's (FGDC) Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM). Elements shown with green text are defined in the ESRI Profile of the CSDGM. Elements shown with a green asterisk (*) will be automatically updated by ArcCatalog. ArcCatalog adds hints indicating which FGDC elements are mandatory; these are shown with gray text.
Boundaries of the Public Transportation Benefit Areas (PTBA) of Washington State are depicted as polygons.
This dataset is used as a reference layer for geographic information systems at the Washington State Department of Revenue and is used to identify business locations in relation to taxing jurisdictions. PTBAs are Washington State transit areas established by public vote. PTBA is a variable in the computation of sales tax.
PO Box 47471
Polygon topology was verified with the ArcInfo "BUILD" and "CLEAN" commands.
The data represent every public transportation benefit area known to be incorporated in the State of Washington as of the date of currency.
Internal feature number.
PO Box 47471