Traffic Cameras

The Traffic Camera dataset contains the location and number for every Traffic camera in the City of Toronto. These datasets will be updated within 2 minutes when cameras are added, changed, or removed.

The camera list files can be found at: http://opendata.toronto.ca/transportation/tmc/rescucameraimages/Data/

tmcearthcameras.csv - CSV, camera list in CSV
tmcearthcameras.json - json formatted list.
tmcearthcamerassn.json - json formatted file containing the timestamp of the list files.
tmcearthcameras.xml - xml formatted list.
TMCEarthCameras.xsd - xml schema document.

The dataset includes the number, name, WGS84 information (latitude, longitude), comparison directions (1- Looking North, 2-Looking East, 3-Looking South and 4-Looking West), and camera group.

The camera images associated with the dataset can be found at: http://opendata.toronto.ca/transportation/tmc/rescucameraimages/CameraImages.

And the comparison images can be found at: http://opendata.toronto.ca/transportation/tmc/rescucameraimages/ComparisonImages.

The camera image file name is created as follows:
loc####.jpg - where #### is the camera number. (i.e. loc1234.jpg)

The camera comparison image file names are created as follows:
loc####D.jpg - where #### is the camera number and D is the direction. (i.e. loc1234e.jpg and loc1234w.jpg)

The camera images are displayed on the City's website at http://www.toronto.ca/rescu/index.htmor http://www.toronto.ca/rescu/list.htm

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated July 21, 2021, 19:30 (UTC)
Created July 23, 2019, 18:06 (UTC)
Package ID a3309088-5fd4-4d34-8297-77c8301840ac
Package Name traffic-cameras
Excerpt This dataset contains all the locations (latitude, longitude) of the traffic cameras within the City of Toronto. Associated/Reference URLs are also included with this dataset.
Dataset Category Document
Refresh Rate As available
Owner Division Transportation Services
Owner Email opendata@toronto.ca
Civic Issues Mobility
Formats XML,JSON,CSV,XLS,XSD
Topics Transportation
Information URL http://www.toronto.ca/rescu/index.htm