How it Works

1. Choose Template

Select a template from our library or, create your own. Click on the map to see how easy it is to make changes.

2. Make Changes

Change shapes, colors, pathways then save to your device or cloud.

3. Share in Forum

Share your maps in the forum for others to use and to get feedback.

4. Top Maps Promoted

Maps and diagrams confirmed by agency are adopted into collection. Other top maps are promoted by the community.

5. Apache License 2.0

Our license gives wide latitude to use Civic Mapping resources hassle-free. Most content items simply require creator attribution.

6. Open Source Code

We use open-source software allowing users to adapt deployments locally, extending time and cost savings.


We have considered to include these elements on our long-term roadmap but, have not yet made any decisions nor prioritized them. We appreciate your feedback on these items, and more importantly, your wishlist of elements you would like to see incorporated.

  1. Top Templates | A map and infographic template library, a rich resource other users can adapt and customize locally.
  2. Top Submissions | A collection of the most popular maps and infographics developed and submitted by our team and our users,
  3. Resource Directory | Collection of external resources useful to a wide range of stakeholders.
  4. Event Calendars | Board, council, commission, council, committee meetings as well as key procurement-related events.
  5. Procurement | Procurement documents like requests for information, qualifications, and proposals, and awarded contracts.
  6. Plans and Reports | Analyses and reports of program Annual Plans and updates, Annual Reports, Data Books, and reviews.
  7. Outcomes | Program and service delivery outcomes and evaluation data and reports. Embeds and links to available dashboards.
  8. Best of Class | Catalog of best and promising practices, programs, and services resulting in high-success outcomes.
  9. Gap Analyses | Critical reviews, Grand Jury reports and responses, and related documents.