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State Highway 151 (Texas)

A map of SH 151 in Texas would be appreciated, it's a short freeway entirely within the San Antonio city limits. Thanks. --Holderca1 16:20, 4 October 2006 (UTC)

Could you add shields for the Interstates and US highways? --Holderca1 16:40, 16 October 2006 (UTC)
What is the status on this request? Is it completed? Stratosphere (U T) 22:09, 16 November 2006 (UTC)
Still waiting on the shields. --Holderca1 22:39, 16 November 2006 (UTC)

All right. After many attempts and such, I have uploaded a new image for SH 151 with shields, and have made it an SVG. Be forewarned that it still crashes Firefox when viewed at full size. I really don't know whether its Firefox or ArcGIS that's causing the problem. 25or6to4 07:18, 9 January 2007 (UTC)

Update: After getting some information regarding all the SVG problems, I have remade this image with significantly less point data, reducing the size of the file by a factor of 10. It seems to view properly for me in Firefox now.25or6to4 14:47, 26 January 2007 (UTC)
That looks great! Good work. --Holderca1 20:32, 10 February 2007 (UTC)


 

Seaway Trail

New article; a map would be fantastic. The routing mentioned in the article should be sufficient for making a map at the proper scale (i.e., the complicated routing through Erie, Buffalo, and Ogdensburg can probably be safely ignored), but if not, the provided links should give the necessary detail. Powers T 15:39, 25 October 2006 (UTC)

 
Perhaps this will work? It's PNG still since SVGs are still crashing. Let me know if it needs fixing. Cheers! Stratosphere (U T) 07:11, 10 January 2007 (UTC)
Looks fine to me, at least at normal resolutions. Thanks! =) Powers T 15:27, 20 January 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 865

Short 3di in central Indiana. Heck, I don't think there are any other major roads along its length. —Rob (talk) 23:18, 7 November 2006 (UTC)

While I'm here, is there any chance it can be an SVG? —Rob (talk) 23:20, 7 November 2006 (UTC)
Accepted. Will be in SVG. V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 04:59, 29 December 2006 (UTC)
Any idea on when the maps (I-474, I-865) will be complete? Thanks! —Rob (talk) 18:05, 9 January 2007 (UTC)
 
Here is a map of I-865 for you. I did it in SVG per your request so you can stick shields on if you'd like. It will crash in Firefox when viewed full size. Cheers! Stratosphere (U T) 07:22, 10 January 2007 (UTC)
That's a strange bug indeed... it works in OS X too. Thanks! —Rob (talk) 04:25, 11 January 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 474

Short southern loop of Interstate 74 around Peoria, Illinois. SVG preferred. Thanks in advance! —Rob (talk) 22:35, 8 November 2006 (UTC)

Accepted. V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 05:00, 29 December 2006 (UTC)
Do you want the map with or without shields? I'm asking since this would be a very small map, and some shields would help identify routes. V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 22:13, 12 January 2007 (UTC)
Completed with shields version.   V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 23:09, 12 January 2007 (UTC)
In an ideal world, it should be without shields (since the map should be able to be used elsewhere at any size) but there should be a smaller large scale map that doesn't overlay any major routes with a box that is used to indicate where in Illinois the Interstate is. In other words, like road atlas where there's a detailed map off to the side, but there's a box showing what is being detailed on the general map. Except here, the smaller map is the general map, and the detailed map is the larger. Yes, I wish I could find an example. :-) —Rob (talk) 03:15, 13 January 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 39

Requested on my talk page. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 20:37, 16 November 2006 (UTC)

 
Check this out. My data didn't have the western segment, so someone will need to verify that I did it correctly. Cheers! Stratosphere (U T) 07:58, 10 January 2007 (UTC)
Hmmm, not showing up, I purged it, guess we have to wait it out. Full version shows up when clicked Image:Pennsylvania Route 39 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 08:02, 10 January 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 280 (Illinois-Iowa)

Southwest segment of loop around Quad Cities. I-80 is NE segment. I-74 runs straight through. After some thought, no shields on this one. Thanks! —Rob (talk) 13:26, 23 January 2007 (UTC)

Accepted --V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 03:35, 4 February 2007 (UTC)
Complete   --V60 VTalk · VDemolitions · VRoads 22:31, 5 February 2007 (UTC)

Paoli Massacre

This strictly doesn't relate to roads (though it does have a lot of roads in it, thus why I brought it here), but Image:PaoliMalvernPA.jpg badly needs to be replaced: it shows an Interstate 202! —Scott5114 07:27, 27 January 2007 (UTC)

Accepted but just for replacing the shield. --V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 01:18, 4 February 2007 (UTC)
Complete   (this is the latest revision) --V60 VTalk - VDemolitions 01:31, 4 February 2007 (UTC)

California State Route 37

Needs a map, then we can whip up a quick infobox for the current GA nom. --Rschen7754 (talk - contribs) 01:32, 2 December 2006 (UTC)

Huzzah! Image:California State Route 37 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 05:28, 27 February 2007 (UTC)

New York State Route 52

Article is currently a Good Article nominee, and a map would help its chances of passing. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 20:56, 8 December 2006 (UTC)

Fantasticante Image:New York State Route 52 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 05:29, 27 February 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 476

America's longest 3 digit interstate should have a map. It is even longer than some two digit interstates. I would really appriciate if someone made a map for I-476. .--512theking 16:57, 8 January 2007 (UTC)

This is the request page for the Maps task force of the U.S. Roads WikiProject. I think you may be looking for Wikipedia:WikiProject Maps; they should be able to help you with more general-purpose mapping requests. Powers T 16:50, 17 December 2006 (UTC)
This is the right place. US Roads WP is the parent project of US Routes and Interstates. If no one else accepts the request in the next day or so, I may have time to get it made. Stratosphere (U T) 22:18, 8 January 2007 (UTC)
I believe Powers' comment was addressed at the lactose intolerance section above, but it got separated due to the editor who requested the I-476 map not following the directions on top of the page. I've copied Powers' comment back to where it initially was. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 04:45, 9 January 2007 (UTC)
oh, haha. Yeah, it'd benefit me to look at timestamps ;) Stratosphere (U T) 05:00, 9 January 2007 (UTC)

I've been working on the Interstate 476 article to hopefully get it up to good article status, and I'd like to second the map request, it's a long, major route through eastern PA and could definitely benefit from a map illustrating the route. No shields and SVG would be nice, as per the map at Interstate 76. Krimpet 03:39, 10 February 2007 (UTC)

Map done. In the article. Stratosphere (U T) 04:42, 27 February 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 28

This is a major road in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area and a map is needed. -- JohnnyAlbert 20:59, 11 February 2007 (UTC)

  • Accepted and complete - image:PA-28 map.svg. Should work for now. Will be reworking my entire PA road database soon. Hopefully I can get these smaller. 25or6to4 08:58, 22 March 2007 (UTC)


Pennsylvania Route 65

A Good article nominee and it needs a map in less than 8 days or its chances of passing are slim. Thanks. -- JohnnyAlbert10 Time to talk · My Help 21:33, 4 March 2007 (UTC)

  • Accepted:25or6to4 03:07, 6 March 2007 (UTC)
  • Initial draft complete image:PA-65_map.svg. Viewing full size may stall your web browser, though. Will continue to remove excess points. 25or6to4 03:07, 6 March 2007 (UTC)

Like the map, thanks for the map, i like it. -- JohnnyAlbert10 Time to talk · My Help 23:00, 5 March 2007 (UTC)

U.S. Route 20 in Iowa

Note this is US 20 in Iowa only. Thanks! ObtuseAngle 02:46, 13 March 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 145

Need a map before nominating it to become a good article. I want a map similar to Pennsylvania Route 39. -- JohnnyAlbert 2:18, 15 March 2007 (UTC)

I nominated the article and it has about 7 days until a reviewer will pass it or fail it. It needs the map fast. Thank you. -- JohnnyAlbert 16:21, 15 March 2007 (UTC)
Finished image:PA-145 map.svg. Hope I'm not too late. 25or6to4 06:58, 23 March 2007 (UTC)
Comment Nope, your just in time. Thanks for the map. -- J-A10 T · C 21:22, 23 March 2007 (UTC)

Iowa Highway 32

The Iowa 32 (Northwest Arterial) article could use a map showing its route. Please note that the highway now extends from U.S. 20 north, then northeast all the way to U.S. 52. Older maps do not show the newest segement of the road (John F. Kennedy Rd. to U.S. 52) which was finished in 2002. DBQer 05:30, 30 March 2007 (UTC)

  • Accepted 25or6to4 23:32, 30 March 2007 (UTC)
  • Finished image:Iowa 32 map.svg Wish I could get the local roads on it, but it increases the map size to 3M. 25or6to4 14:29, 3 April 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 611

I fixed up this article and a map would make the article perfect. This is a very important road that connects Philadelphia and The Poconos so i would really appriciated if a map was created for this road. -- PHWY 13:41, 15 January 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 95 in Pennsylvania

It would be nice to have a map of I-95 in PA to go along with this article, a GA candidate. No shields please, thank you! Krimpet (talk/review) 00:18, 3 April 2007 (UTC)

State Route 1002 (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)

I would like to request a map for this article which is going through some cleanup at the moment and is going to be a future Good article nominee, no shields on the route but the surrounding routes, thanks. -- JA10 T · C 21:32, 9 April 2007 (UTC)

U.S. Route 159

No special instructions, very short road ObtuseAngle 02:45, 13 March 2007 (UTC)

Taconic State Parkway

Trying hard to document what is probably my favorite road, a map would be greatly appreciated Dagorlad 03:58, 17 November 2006 (UTC)

Image:Taconic State Parkway map.png Stratosphere (U T) 22:24, 4 June 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 290 (Illinois)

Eisenhower Expressway in Chicago, very high volume. No shields, SVG, etc. etc. —Rob (talk) 18:03, 2 February 2007 (UTC)

Okay... it's been a couple months... once this is done I'll send the article through WP:GA. —Rob (talk) 21:06, 25 April 2007 (UTC)
The reason for the delay is because GIS data for IL is restricted. V60 干什么? · VDemolitions · VRoads (路) 14:27, 27 April 2007 (UTC)
Image:Interstate 290 (IL) map.png Stratosphere (U T) 23:08, 4 June 2007 (UTC)

Image:Chicago interstates.png

This is a good map, it just doesn't the follow the recently established standards. If it can be reassigned colors, it would be an ideal map (and what I'm looking for when I request all the 3di maps, especially the overview map). —Rob (talk) 03:00, 15 February 2007 (UTC)

Is what you're looking for like the one I did for the request above this one? If so I can just do that one without the red line and put an overview map in as well Stratosphere (U T) 23:10, 4 June 2007 (UTC)
That's probably what Rob wants. (zelzany - new age roads) 23:25, 4 June 2007 (UTC)
That's what I figure so... Image:Chicago Interstates map.png Stratosphere (U T) 23:31, 4 June 2007 (UTC)

New Jersey Route 32

The article recently had Image:32 for wiki copy.jpg added. This map is accurate and should be used as a basis, but is non-standard and low quality. NORTH talk 06:38, 17 March 2007 (UTC)

Huzzah. Image:New Jersey 32 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 05:59, 6 June 2007 (UTC)

Schuylkill Expressway

It would be nice to have a map of the Schuylkill Expressway to add to the article. No shields would be nice, to keep it consistent with the maps of Interstate 76 and Interstate 476. Krimpet (talk/review) 21:06, 24 March 2007 (UTC)

Image:Schuylkill Expressway map.png Stratosphere (U T) 05:28, 6 June 2007 (UTC)

New York State Route 253

I would like a map for NY 253 which is going some editing process to get it up for GA status. shields please, too many routes in the area, thanks. -- JA10 T · C 06:44, 9 April 2007 (UTC)

Map map map map Image:NY Route 253 map.png weeeee Stratosphere (U T) 06:46, 6 June 2007 (UTC)

U.S. Highway 641

I need a map for US 641 to go along with some additional work I'm doing to this page, the highway is fairly short and traverses only two states. Thanks for your help. Pepper6181 04:12, 8 May 2007 (UTC)

Two guys walk into a bar... Image:US 641 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 06:54, 6 June 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 31

I would like to request a map for PA 31. The article is a future WP:GA and is undergoing major cleanup at the moment and a map would be greatly appriciated, thanks. JA10 T · C 23:07, 14 May 2007 (UTC)

Accepted and finished. Try this: image:PA-31 map.svg. Can't seem to get it any smaller yet. 25or6to4 00:56, 16 May 2007 (UTC)

Bethlehem Pike

I would like to request a map for this historic highway. Most of the highway is signed as PA 378 and PA 309, with a section near Philadelphia that's unsigned. If you're having trouble with this map, talk to me. JA10 T · C 04:20, 19 May 2007 (UTC)

Delicious candy coated goodness... Image:Bethlehem Pike map.png Stratosphere (U T) 05:17, 7 June 2007 (UTC)

U.S. Route 322

I would like a map for US 322. The article is undergoing a major cleanup process and could use a nice map. No shields on US 322, please. It's also a future GA nom. JA10 T · C 00:51, 31 May 2007 (UTC)

Booyah! Image:US 322 map.png Weeee. Stratosphere (U T) 05:25, 7 June 2007 (UTC)

New Jersey Route 18

A WP:GA that needs a map to improves it's illustration. JA10 DiscussEdits 15:43, 7 June 2007 (UTC)

Image:New Jersey 18 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 01:59, 8 June 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 140

This is Interstate 140 in north Carolina. the Page is in need of the interstate, and the future extensions that this road could have. Mbmariogc3s 03:11, 11 May 2007 (UTC)

I cannot find an editable data set that currently includes this highway. If anyone can find one, let me know. 25or6to4 01:51, 15 May 2007 (UTC)
I'm not 100% familiar with the area and was also unable to locate official data on this. Let me know if Image:Interstate 140 (NC) map.png is sufficient. Cheers. Stratosphere (U T) 04:32, 7 June 2007 (UTC)
I like the map, but have found that the western half of the highway (west of 421), hasn't even started construction and may not be completed until 2015. 25or6to4 21:45, 7 June 2007 (UTC)
I saw that. Would you think it better I make that parted dotted or eliminate it altogether? Stratosphere (U T) 22:38, 7 June 2007 (UTC)
Anyone? Stratosphere (U T) 03:48, 10 June 2007 (UTC)
Probably dotted to be in line with the I-86 map. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 09:18, 10 June 2007 (UTC)
I think dotted would be good for this map.Mbmariogc3s 13:42, 10 June 2007 (UTC)

New version with dotted line uploaded at same location as before. Stratosphere (U T) 02:40, 11 June 2007 (UTC)

New Jersey Route 33

Current GA nom and future GA. Needs a map. JA10 DiscussEdits 05:43, 10 June 2007 (UTC)

Image:New Jersey Route 33 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 03:59, 11 June 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 33

I would like a nice map for one of my favorite highways. JA10 DiscussEdits 05:46, 10 June 2007 (UTC)

Image:Pennsylvania Route 33 map.png Stratosphere (U T) 02:47, 11 June 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 78 in New Jersey

A very notable highway and major throughfare through the New York Metro Area. JA10 DiscussEdits 05:49, 10 June 2007 (UTC)

Image:Interstate 78 (NJ) map.png I took the state routes off this overlay, it was pretty cluttered. Cheers. Stratosphere (U T) 04:00, 11 June 2007 (UTC)


Cape Fear Memorial Bridge

Would love to have a map showing the location on U.S. 17 and where in the U.S. this bridge is. Mbmariogc3s 03:07, 11 May 2007 (UTC)

Let me know if this works. Image:Cape Fear Memorial Bridge map.png Cheers. Stratosphere (U T) 03:55, 7 June 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 222

I would like a new map for this route because the current map isn't displayed right. The northern termini (PA-145) is split and the route (PA-222) is also split at the northern termini. JA10 TalkContribs 00:18, 26 June 2007 (UTC)

Complete. Try this: image:PA-222 map.svg. 25or6to4 20:58, 28 June 2007 (UTC)
Much better, thanks. -- JA10 TalkContribs 00:22, 29 June 2007 (UTC)

Ohio Turnpike

The article is about a major turnpike in Ohio, and deverses a map. I would like no shields on the entire map, thanks. -- JA10 TalkContribs 06:47, 10 July 2007 (UTC)

Accepted, will be ready sometime today. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 10:13, 10 July 2007 (UTC)
Complete, Image:Ohio Turnpike map.png. --TMF Let's Go Mets - Stats 00:35, 11 July 2007 (UTC)

U.S. Route 169

This article needs a map similar to the US Route and Interstate maps already in use elsewhere. Just a plain highlight of the route on the map. Thanks. Voot42 00:02, 27 July 2007 (UTC)

Accepted and Complete, I think. image:US 169 map.png. 25or6to4 02:42, 27 July 2007 (UTC)

Indiana State Road 38

Indiana State Road 38 This is a major state road in Indiana and has been flagged for needing a map.

Route description is at State Road 38 Jjfg45 11:55, 20 August 2007 (UTC)


Indiana State Road 212

The page for Indiana State Road 212 needs a map. Tirpse77 13:27, 19 August 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 191

I need a really good and clean map that designates this route. Thank you. JA10 TalkContribs 18:04, 13 October 2007 (UTC)

The map is as clean as it can get. O2 () 01:05, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
Not really, it's using the wrong colors and it should mention some cities/counties on it. It should look more like the PA Route 33 map. -- JA10 TalkContribs 01:08, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
That requires manually adding the text in, as GIS isn't that advanced yet. A bunch of county borders only really clutters the map. O2 () 01:37, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
That included shields as well. And if you want to complain more about the quality of the map, take it to the qgis developers; it's their fault that the lines are so thick. O2 () 01:38, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
I'm sure I can get feedback from other MTF members that can make the map. The new PA 222 map came out fine, explain how this new one will be any different? -- JA10 TalkContribs 01:43, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
That's because it was created using a different program (ArcGIS). That program requires buying it at a great profit, and the only free alternative that actually works is qgis. It's not my fault qgis is like this. O2 () 01:50, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
  • I understand that, but if this "ugly" map was not helpful, why upload it? Please understand that if the product isn't working then don't use it. We need readers to get a good impression on our work. -- JA10 TalkContribs 01:53, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
    • It is not ugly. Also, that previous comment was not assuming good faith. I remember you even trying to create a map unsuccessfully, so why are you complaining when you can't even create one in the first place? O2 () 02:05, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
      • I am sorry if my comment offended your work. But my intension was to get a better map to improve the quality of the Route 191 article, not cause an argument like this. -- JA10 TalkContribs 02:11, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
        • Well, unfortunately it did. The master of maps has suddenly disappeared, and the other one did as well. The quality of the map isn't that important for GA; it's only important for FA, for which this article might not get to. O2 () 02:18, 15 October 2007 (GMT)
          • Hey all. Sorry I'm late. What did I miss? Here's another version of the map: image:PA-191_map.svg. I think the original map is fine, given the limited resources. I just looked at the maps of other members using qgis, and a few of the maps seem to have varying thickness lines. You might ask one of them how they got around it. 25or6to4 07:30, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
            • The varying thickness lines is caused by using the print function to make the map compliant with the 290 x 172 ratio. If print isn't used, the lines are thin. O2 () 22:27, 18 October 2007 (GMT)

Wurzbach Parkway

Request a map for Wurzbach Parkway, a highway in San Antonio, Texas. There are two segments that currently do not connect. Would like to see a map that includes both segments, include shields for I-10, I-35, I-410, and US 281, and in svg format if possible. Thanks. --Holderca1 19:26, 25 September 2007 (UTC)

Utah State Route 150

Hi Maps Task Force, thanks for all you do. Would it be possible to get a map for Utah State Route 150 (AKA Mirror Lake Highway)? The road runs through the western part of the Uinta Mountains of Utah. It isn't a high priority, but I think it would help the article. Thanks. Glennfcowan 13:26, 22 October 2007 (UTC)

Pennsylvania Route 44

I would like a map for this article. I'm currently working on bringing it up to B-class and would like a map when the cleanup is done. Thank you. – JA10 TalkContribs 22:13, 22 October 2007 (UTC)

Florida State Road 115

logo but no map presentCander0000 08:39, 10 November 2007 (UTC)

-Complete. image:Florida 115 map.png The SVG version was over 1.5M, so until I can get it pared down, I will not load it. Since this is a png, there are no signs. 25or6to4 (talk) 18:49, 28 November 2007 (UTC)

Tennessee State Route 5

I've been working on trying to get Tennessee SR 5 upgraded to at least a B-Class article (it would be a first for this state) and need a map of this route as outlined in the To-Do list for this article...it follows US 45 and US 45W except in Obion County, Tennessee. Thanks Pepper6181 19:22, 14 October 2007 (UTC)

Illinois Route 267

Note that I'll be using a copy of this map in the history section with some annotations, because pictures are better than words. And because there are easier ways to say, "Well, this road was US 67A, then it became Illinois 267, then it became U.S. 67, then it became Illinois 267 again...". —Rob (talk) 19:09, 23 November 2007 (UTC)

Interstate 155 (Illinois)

32.13 miles (51.71 km) auxiliary Interstate in central Illinois. Prompted by a GA nom reviewer. —Rob (talk) 16:56, 24 December 2007 (UTC)