Board on Geographic Names

 

Mission

To maintain uniform geographic name usage throughout the state for use by local, State, and Federal government.

Objectives

  • Define and govern appropriate procedures for naming and renaming geographic features.
  • Provide recommendations to the U.S. Board on Geographic Names regarding Indiana names for official use.
  • Review proposed name changes and provide response as requested to the U.S. Board on Geographic Names

Activities

The Board on Geographic Names meets on an ad hoc basis. For more information, contact co-chair Bob Wilkinson.