28 June 2010
If you're hunting for a house to buy - or are just curious about the place you're living in - we have a new resource for you.
Council's Systems Analyst with WebMap, which he helped develop
It's a WebMap that shows lots of useful information like the city's wind zones. Househunters can now check online to see if their potential suntrap will be a popular target of northerly winds.
And that's not all - you can find out where pipes, water and drainage services are in your street and house site; property boundaries; and zones prone to flooding.
There are also links to the 2009 aerial photos of houses (not available elsewhere) and information about parks and recreation facilities. It also shows mobility car parks, accessible play areas, and where there are mobility scooters and public toilets. You'll find this new WebMap tool in the Maps section of this website: