Monday, May 28, 2007

8 new Google Maps mashups for Canada

Calgary.. Mapped!:

Here is a great Google Maps mashup for those of you living in Calgary, Alberta... Calgary Mapped lets you plot the locations of: Community Centres, Fire Stations, Golf Courses, Healthcare, Hotels, Parks, Police Stations, Public Libraries, Recycling Depots, Registries, and Sports Facilities in the great city of Calgary. Other Google ingredients include driving/cycling directions and search links for each point of interest. it has is a nice tidy, clean UI for you to find all the essentials for this Canadian city!

CBC News: Green Cities Interactive Map - The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) has used Google Maps to plot the geo-locations of a recent status report on: What Canada's municipalities are doing to help fight climate change. It's nice to see big Canadian media getting into the "news-maps" act! This is the second CBC Newsmap. The first was to plot locations in a story about Mercury levels in canned tuna

Whistler, BC Hotel Map - A simple hotel map for Whistler resort, site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. [via]

Apartment Outpost gets off the ground in 8 Canadian cities - A London, ON based Canadian housing mashup with real potential. So far cities include Calgary, Edmonton, Hamilton, Kitchener, Waterloo, London, Ottawa, Toronto. Landlords should check out this page for more information.

Banzza launches local Canadian real estate mashup
Canadian historical large fire database + Google Maps
Simple Map of a few Toronto attractions [via]
Nova Scotia Vacation Cottage Rental [via]

For all recent Google Maps mashups from Canada, please click on the label marked "Canada" below! :)

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