Ohio mapping resources

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Information and resources regarding editing Waze maps in Ohio. Resources for other states and the entire country can be found on the mapping resources page.



Other Resources

Major Cities

Please list cities smaller than 100,000 under only in their county in the County category below.


- Links are GIS resources unless otherwise indicated.
- Sites marked with a $ have fee based access.

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Road Categorization

See Road Naming (USA), Road Types (USA) and Examples of Ohio Roads By Type (coming soon)

Road Closures/Construction

See Ohio Construction for a list of LONG TERM Road Closures & Changes to Traffic Flow that impact the Waze Map.

Speed / Red Light Cameras

List of cities in Ohio that use speed cameras (S) and/or red light cameras (R) (source: IIHS, updated Aug 2013)

  • Akron S
  • Ashtabula S R
  • Cleveland S R
  • Columbus S R (note: speed cameras in Columbus are CPD-marked SUVs and are quite mobile)
  • Dayton S R
  • East Cleveland S R
  • Elmwood Place S
  • Hamilton S (note: cameras are on vehicles; there are no fixed camera locations)
  • Middletown R (locations)
  • New Miami S
  • Northwood S R
  • Parma S
  • Springfield R
  • Toledo S R (locations)
  • Trotwood S R
  • Village of Lucas S
  • West Carrollton S R

Places(fka Landmarks)

2014-04-09 EDIT: Please read the update in this forum post regarding "Places".


Until national guidelines are adopted for the U.S., the best currently available resource for Ohio Landmark guidance is in the Landmarks in Louisiana post as compiled by Waze Global Champs, AnyPoms and jasonh300. Thank You.

Please use this as our guidelines for Ohio.


Ohio sub-forum of Waze Forum

To-do Lists

Keep track of work that needs to be done and coordinate efforts with other AMs.

Area/Country Managers

If you are an Area Manager who covers the State of Ohio, or a USA Country Manager active in Ohio, please add yourself alphabetically to this list.

You are also encouraged to create your own User Profile here in the Wiki. The profile can then also be linked to from your Forum Signature.

(Edit this section to read the comments explaining how to add yourself .)

Username Areas Managed Comments Forum PM

bmscavo +/- Bowling Green Just handling the little things for now


danofsatx +/- Upper Ohio Valley Cleaning up my hometown areas PM
FlyinRiz +/- Cuyahoga, Erie, Huron, Medina, Lorain, and Summit Counties Working to build up to actually cover all of the areas mentioned and eventually expand more. PM
GizmoGuy411 NW Ohio counties. Also a Global Waze Champ, USA Country Manager, & Waze Expert. Metro Toledo is very complete. Working on rural areas as of 2012/09. PM
jhfrontz Central Ohio and other uncovered areas around Ohio (as well adjacent areas of PA, WV, KY, and IN). Also a USA Country Manager and AM of Vieques (PR), St. John (USVI), Jost van Dyke (BVI), Virgin Gorda (BVI), and East Bay (SF) (This space intentionally left blank) PM
Mattiedale Southwest Ohio, Southeast Indiana and Northern Kentucky. Currently clearing out map complaints and working my way across Cincinnati. Love to work with new editors. PM
mpawlicki +/- Central Ohio (Columbus) area, OH and IN areas along I-70 and I-65. Concentrating efforts on small to mid size towns without previous AM or CM presence PM
normana400 +/- Fairfield County, Perry County, Hocking County working on building up areas and hopefully expanding
ohiostmusicman +/- Northern Ohio Currently working on cleaning rural areas in Northwest & North Central Ohio. PM
Ryanh85 +/- Dayton, Beavercreek, West Carrollton, Urbana, Springfield working on building up areas and hopefully expanding PM
ssl-3 +/- NW Ohio, ish Cleaning up rural roads and communities as fast as I can find issues with them. PM
Usernames in blue have created Waze Wiki Profiles. Usernames in red have not.

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