Friday, 31 May 2019

Community Story Map

Local Community Engagement, 1 & 2


[Update: Part 3 will tie together community maps and climate mapping]


In its ongoing efforts to open national data repositories - which I used in almost a decade here - Ordnance Survey now provides infrastructure data as Open Zoomstack or as Data Hub (trial), from which I completed our map with, say, greenspaces or site info to complement OS Open Carto or Open Streetmap basemaps:




Here is the start of a community engagement presentation - Cottenham Open steps you through history - story maps are an innovative way to engage and to help public understanding of our region. 

2 comments:

  1. Brilliant! What a great start to a fascinating new project; so many new opportunities and wonderful to see Cambridgeshire and Cottenham leading on this with world-class digital mapmakers engaged from the get-go.

    Look forward to seeing what the next chapter reveals. Might it be a linkup with the mighty Wikimedia Foundation?

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  2. Good to see Parts 2 and 3 publshed and all four sites put to task in their different ways.

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