The article deals with actual problem of creation and development geographic information systems. Particular attention is given to approaches to development of municipal geographic information system of Kharkiv. The requirements for the structure, functions and how the system works are described in the article. A demonstration example of preparation of the necessary data to fill the information system is proposed in the article. The practical implementation of proposed conceptual bases and information technology will significantly improve the quality and effectiveness of operational urban management in Kharkiv.
geoinformation systems, municipal GIS, land cadastre, WEB-technology, cartographic materials, remote sensing, attribute, GPS-receivers