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OKC Streetcar: A car that…drives on streets

Let me first begin by saying I grew up playing SimCity 2000.

I was able to achieve first hand experience as an urban planner of a city that was usually riddled with abandoned buildings,traffic problems, and the occasional tornado. Sound familiar?

But the thing I failed at most was public transportation and getting my Sims to actually use it.

Maps of Midtown – Because Everyone Likes Maps, Right?

Since everyone likes maps, I decided to check out Stamen, Cloudmade, OpenStreetmap, and ArcGIS.com to find some free embeddable, interactive maps to show off Midtown. Some of these are just eye candy while others actually give interesting information. I was too lazy to make custom maps this afternoon since those can take a while. These are just teasers. In the future I’d like to collect…