Maps

Maps are still an important tool in teaching kids to be global citizens.
2 days ago   The Washington Post - Blogs
What time did you leave for work this morning? What time should you have left for work this morning?
Feb 5, 2015   FlowingData
Mapping the nation's 600,000 bridges reveals a remarkably fine-grained map of…the nation.
Feb 3, 2015   The Washington Post - Wonkblog
A new interactive mapping tool, created by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, makes the case for a renewed, regional focus on the infrastructure that moves the region.
Feb 2, 2015   Next City
A new map from Mapbox visualizes traffic on all roads eligible for highway safety funds by combining data available through the Highway Performance Monitoring System on OpenStreetMap.
Jan 29, 2015   MapBox
Cities change. The people living in cities change. A new online tool from the Urban Institute allows users to forecast demographic trends as far out at 2030.
Jan 26, 2015   CityLab
California has commenced new water use reporting requirements, which the Pacific Institute has compiled into an interactive map and database to provide accessible evidence about where the state's water goes.
Jan 23, 2015   Pacific Institute
If you're into place names and the history of presidential politics, we have just the map for you.
Jan 23, 2015   The Atlantic
What better way to wind down from a long week thinking about cities and maps and transportation than by taking a quiz to show off your knowledge of cities and maps and transportation?
Jan 16, 2015   The Washington Post
A new web-based tool by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Esri allows users to "explore the ecological tapestry of the world."
Jan 14, 2015   ASLA The Dirt
Patrick Sisson reports on the fruits of a 2013 effort by the city of Chicago to codify transit oriented development.
Jan 8, 2015   Curbed Chicago