This polygon shapefile depicts project planner team areas for the County of Santa Cruz, California. The Team Areas include: Aptos/La Selva, Mid County, North County, San Lorenzo Valley and South County. This layer is part of a collection of GIS data created for Santa Cruz County, California. The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Unit falls under the purview of the County of Santa Cruz Information Services Department. The GIS Unit serves all County departments and external customers and provides data on land, features and people of Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz County encompasses 4 cities and approximately 265,000 people. This coverage can be used for basic applications such as viewing, querying and map output production, or to provide a basemap to support graphical overlays and analyses of geospatial data. County of Santa Cruz Information Services Department. (2015). Planner Team Areas: Santa Cruz County, California, 2015. Santa Cruz County, California. Available at http://purl.stanford.edu/dg261ft6266. GIS Layer Number = 7V/The polygons for this layer are derived from existing General Plan boundaries. Each polygon represents a planner team area. Areas are defined as follows: North County--NC, BD San Lorenzo Valley--SL,SK and CB (west of HWY 17) Mid County--CB (east of HWY 17),LO,SQ,SU Aptos/La Selva--AP,LS,AH,EC, SA South County--PV,SS These data were compiled from many different sources; therefore, the accuracy of the individual layers varies significantly, and some layers do not align exactly with others. In the urban areas, data are generally accurate within five to ten feet of their true geographic coordinates, but in the rural areas, data may be accurate to only within three hundred feet. With these limitations, the County of Santa Cruz disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy or correctness of this data. This disclaimer is exclusive and in lieu of any warranties, fitness for particular purpose, and/or any other type of warranty, whether expressed or implied. This layer is presented in the WGS84 coordinate system for web display purposes. Downloadable data are provided in native coordinate system or projection.