TAG: White House

White House seeks public input on plan for civil Earth observations

July 13, 2016By

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) is seeking public input on development of the second U.S. National Plan for Civil Earth Observations, the 2017 National Plan for Civil Earth Observations. Today, the Federal Register posted OSTP’s Request for Information (RFI) on the development of the plan, which will build upon the priorities and supporting actions identified... read more

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Esri supports White House Police Data Initiative with mapping

February 12, 2016By

Agencies can use ArcGIS to build and share authoritative data Esri announced the availability of the ArcGIS Open Data Initiative for Law Enforcement, which allows police agencies of any size to build and share authoritative data for better policing and community engagement. The Esri announcement supports the White House Police Data Initiative, which has mobilized 30 jurisdictions across the country... read more

Man Arrested Trying to Fly Drone Outside White House

May 14, 2015By

Secret Service detained a man Thursday afternoon who was trying to fly an unmanned aerial vehicle over the White House fence, reports CNN. The park on the north side of the White House was locked down while the incident was investigated, but the lockdown was lifted by Thursday afternoon. President Barack Obama is not in the White House, but at Camp David. ... read more

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