LiDAR Project Home Page

The 2021 Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) Mobile LiDAR Project commissioned data collection of the Kansas State Highway System using vehicle-based LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) and photography. Following collection, these data were used to extract a list of deliverable geographic information systems (GIS) roadway asset datasets according to KDOT's specifications.

KDOT selected WSP USA and their partner, Cyclomedia, to conduct the data collection and extraction. Data collection began on March 2nd, 2021, and ended on April 29th, 2021. KDOT received the requested GIS datasets following the completion of data extraction and quality control in October 2021.

This site is devoted to making the GIS data extracts from the 2021 project available to KDOT staff and beyond. You can explore all the data in one place on KanPlan using the following link: KDOT Mobile LiDAR Project Web Map.

For layer-specific dashboards, web maps, feature layers, and data dictionaries, follow the links below.

Please visit the How To page for instructional videos, a quick start guide, frequently asked questions (FAQ), instructions for downloading GIS data layers in common formats and links to spreadsheet/tabular extracts of the GIS data.


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KDOT makes no warranties, guarantees, or representations for accuracy of this information or any materials that are downloaded and assumes no liability for errors or omissions. In addition, KDOT makes no warranties, guarantees, or representations for the private or public use of any information or materials found on this site, the use of any information or data is at the user’s own risk.