Staff GIS Help Page

Welcome to the Brownsville Global Information Systems (GIS) Help Page, where we have provided the questions most commonly asked about GIS and how to use our GIS maps.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is GIS?
How do I use map layers?
How do I find an address in Brownsville?
How do I find street intersections, or streets in Brownsville?
How do I find a business?
How do I find a park?
How do I find a Brownsville Independent School District school?
How do I find a city maintained free Wi-Fi Hotspot?
How do I print my map?

The maps are provided through various sources and may or may not be fully accurate, as explained in our legal disclaimer.

For More Information

For assistance with navigating maps, or the Management Information Services (MIS) and GIS web page problems, please call the City of Brownsville MIS Help Line at 956-548-6090, or email us.

Map Content Inquiries

For map content information, please contact Martin Vela, City of Brownsville, TX, GIS Working Group Chair at 956-548-6090 or by email, or Gail Bruciak, MIS Director at 956-548-6090 or by email.

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City of Brownsville - GIS Disclaimer
All data, maps and other information here provided are "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind or any representation of accuracy, timeliness of completeness. This product is for informational purposes and may not have been prepared for or be suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. It does not represent an on-the-ground survey and represents only the approximate relative location of property boundaries. The burden for determining accuracy, completeness, timeliness, and appropriateness for use rests solely on the site user. The site user acknowledges and accepts all limitations, including the fact that the data, information, and maps are dynamic and in a constant state of maintenance, correction and update.
Use of this information/data constitutes acceptance of this disclaimer of liability.

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