Google Maps Improvement Requests
For creating and presenting bikeway infrastructure proposals
In Self-Organizing Bikeway Planning, I described a mechanism for capturing bikeway “connection proposals” in a way that would use crowdsourcing to collect and prioritize suggestions, after which a “map scraping” tool could be used to present the data.
I set out to emulate that kind of system using Google “My Maps” for input, and a Google Doc as sample output. Those efforts point to the kind of thing we need to create planning maps and to collect…