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
Dataset Category Document
Refresh Rate As available
Collection Method
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.
Limitations
Owner Division Transportation Services
Owner Section
Owner Unit
Owner Email opendata@toronto.ca
Author Email opendata@toronto.ca
Maintainer Email opendata@toronto.ca
Author opendata@toronto.ca
Civic Issues
    Formats
    • CSV
    • XML
    • JSON
    • XLS
    • XSD
    Topics Transportation
    Source
    Information URL http://www.toronto.ca/rescu/index.htm
    Image URL
    Last Updated 2022-06-28 05:24:20
    Is Retired? false
    Date Published 2019-07-23 18:06:38.545973