The Map Room

How to use the new mapping tools and other geography-related questions.

Additional Articles in The Map Room

  • Create a Map for My Area with Indicators To create an indicator map for your area: From the BroadStreet homepage go to Make a Map Follow the steps to Create a New Area or used a...
  • What's the quickest way to make a map with indicators? The map room is quickest and easiest way to make a map is to go straight to The Map Room.    From the Homepage page, select Go to Map...
  • Can I print a map? It is possible to print a map in several ways:  From the Map Room: Click Share > Download > Image and print the downloaded image. For...
  • Can I embed a map? Message Feb 17, 2020 The ability for you to embed a map is not currently available. However, this feature is important to our team and...
  • How to save, share, and download a map? It is possible to save a map that you have made in the Map Room. There are lots of ways to save a map and the data within it. Save Map...
  • Why is there no data for my area in the Map Room? The Map Room uses a variety of resources to fill our map room with the most up-to-date data indicators. However, there are certain...
  • Can I click on the map to learn more about a specific area? Not at this time. This is a high priority feature, we know. It is in the queue and we hope to have an update soon.  
  • How do I add data to a Map? This article will help answer frequently asked questions about adding data to a map in the map room and specifically: Add data (from...
  • How do I add boundaries to maps in the map room?   Answer. The Map Room is allows you to select and show data for areas within a boundary. Unfortunately, it is currently not possible to...
  • How do I hide or show areas on my map?   In the Map Room, you can now hide surrounding areas to focus just on your area of interest. You can do this be toggling on the Show My...
  • How does the color and transparency tool work in the Map Room? In the Map Room, changing colors and creating a semi-transparent map layers are a great way to customize your map.  The first step is to...