Viewing your site


To view your site, click the “View public site” link from the GovMapper admin navigation bar.

view public site

This will take you to your public GovMapper site.

Adding a place

To add a place from a public GovMapper site, click the “Add a place” button and drag the map to the correct location. Then, select the appropriate map from the dropdown, fill out the response form, and click “Submit.”

add place

Toggling map layers

Under “Visible map layers,” click on the name of map layer you would like to display. Map layers with a dark background are visible. You can always turn a map layer “off” by clicking on its name again.

map layers

Viewing details for a place

To view details for a place, click its marker on the map.

view place

Editing a place

To edit a place, click its marker on the map. Then, click the “Edit place” link from the sidebar. Make your edits and click “Submit edits” to save them.

Note: This link will only appear if you’re logged in and have the appropriate permissions.