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• About the Author •
Chicago Literary Map was created by Stephanie Plenner as a literary project turned mobile app. She has been exploring the intersections of experiences and technology. Stephanie is a Chicagoland native and communication designer.
• About Sutro Media •
This guide is published in partnership with Sutro Media. By enabling local writers to share their expertise on mobile phones, Sutro Media is making it easier and more fun to explore the world!
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- Gallery View of traffic cameras, to see what's going on before you head out. Save your favorite camera views (limited for Ad-based)
- Map view of traffic cameras
- Map view of weather conditions in and around Vancouver straight from the horse's mouth (Environment Canada)
- Map view of weather conditions in and around Vancouver including bordering cities in the USA (National Weather Service - NOAA). Mind you, they also have data for Canada.
- Map view of Road Constructions in the city. Tap on it to see more details, and if you click the opened info window, you will be directed to the official page of that project
- Map view of Road Closures in the city
- Map view of metered parking spots throughout the city
- Map view of Electric vehicle charging stations
- Map view of Accessible Parking spots in the city
- Map view of Motorcycle parking spots. Tap on the icon to see more details
- Map view of Rapid Transit Stations
- Map view of Bike pathways
- Map view of the awesome food vendors throughout the city. Tap on the icon to see more details of the food vendor. Tap on the opened info window, and your favorite Navigation App will be spawned.
- Drinking Fountains
- Apartment Recycling areas
- Community Centres
- Dog Off Leash Parks
- Public Art Locations
Premium upgrade (in-app) removes all ads, and unlocks additional features like unlimited favorite camera saves, non-shuffling of the pictures in Gallery view.
See cameras in a convenient grid format, or right on the map.
Create your own groups of favorite cameras for easy access. Search locations, add them to your list of favorite places, and see cameras around.
See cameras at your current location.
See parking, and park and ride location directly on the map. See locations of the red light cameras. See real-time traffic events in a convenient list format or directly on the map.
Use the widget to see your favorite cameras on the home screen.
Use it on your daily commute, or when you travel. Know traffic conditions in advance.
Get the app and you can:
★ Check your recycling and bin collection days
★ Find out what you can recycle
★ Set a reminder for when your bins will be collected
★ Receive updates about council jobs
★ Browse events listings from across the city
★ Keep up with the latest Salford news
★ Have our contact information close to hand
★ See a list of school closures
★ Check your council tax or business rates balance
★ Find easy directions to any school, library, Fit City centre, community centre, gateway centre or council office in the city
★ If you are unable to use the 'Update app content' feature successfully, or the format of location addresses isn't correct, please delete the app from your device and reinstall it.
With tourism and special events being the primary focus, the Virginia City mobile app features include:
Adventure Pass ticket details
Saloons and restaurants
Around Me, an augmented reality features that uses geo-tracking points of interest based on current locations using the phone's camera feature
Area map and weather
Facebook check-in and status posts, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube
Contact Virginia City