PlowNYC: the city’s online snowplow map gets put to use

PlowNYC

New York City’s commitment to information technology continues to reap benefits, as now GPS-equipped sanitation trucks plowing the city streets can be followed online. PlowNYC, the city’s live snowplow tracker, actually launched last year, but Friday night’s blizzard is proving to be a great real-world demonstration of the system.

Screengrab: PlowNYC