Mapping Challenge Update (10/21/2020): City / Town Halls in IL & MO

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Volunteers continue to make progress on this challenge with approximately 30 new points added.  Since this challenge is nearing completion, we performed our spatial analyses to help identify remaining communities.

See our original post from September 24, 2020 for tips and tricks.

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in IL & MO

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Remaining Communities  

We performed a spatial overlay between US Census's Incorporated Places dataset and all the city / town hall features that have been collected to date. There are still several incorporated places in these states that do not yet have a city/town hall point inside their bounaries; the maps below highlight these communities.  NOTE that this does not mean every one of these communities is missing a point.  It is possible that some of these communities do not have a building that fits our definition of a city / town hall while others may have already been collected but their city / town hall falls outside of their corporate boundary.  Please help us research these communities and determine if a city / town hall exists!

State-wide

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in IL & MO (IncPl)

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: The labeled communities on this map represent incorporated places in Illinois and Missouri that have a population greater than 1,000 but do not yet have a city/town hall within their corporate boundaries (public domain).

St. Louis Metropolitan Area 

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in IL & MO (IncPl StLouis)

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: The labeled communities on this map represent incorporated places in the St. Louis metropolitan area (i.e., IL and MO) that have a population greater than 1,000 but do not yet have a city/town hall within their corporate boundaries (public domain).

 

Chicago Metropolitan Area

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in IL & MO (IncPl Chicago)

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: The labeled communities on this map represent incorporated places in the Chicago metropolitan area that have a population greater than 1,000 but do not yet have a city/town hall within their corporate boundaries (public domain).