Navigating Nashville’s GIS maps

2020-2021 Approved Capital Improvements Budget | Image via Nashville GIS

What in the world is a GIS mapping system and how is it helpful? The city’s Geographical Information Systems (GIS) is an online collection of interactive maps + applications created to help citizens view city maps, road closures, flood zones, and more. 

Some of the popular maps on the site: 

The website also provides the Nashville Emergency Response Viewing Engine (NERVE)  map, which includes real-time info about road closures, school closings, locations of emergency shelters, and more.

Check out the 15+ maps.