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  1. Forests in separate layer

    Forests are nice on map, but they can be really annoying when dealing with segments beneath them. Large area places can also make some slower computers struggle while editing the map.
    So the suggestion would be to have a possibility to turn off forests while keeping all other places visible. Just like we have parking lots.

    81 votes
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    2 comments  ·  cartouche  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for this suggestion.

    To move forward with this we will need some more information from the global community.

    We will reach out to collect the requested data.

    Best,
    Hezi

  2. Getting more of GPS tracks

    I have two main suggestions about GPS tracks :

    • I would be great to see how old they are
    • We should be able to filter them by date - for closures or tracing new roads for exemple

    I'm not sure if it's possible on your side, but it would be helpful for all of us!

    26 votes
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  3. Events: additional tickbox "event needs push notification"

    Requesting push notifications for events through the editors' community still doesn't work very well and is not rewarding.

    Now contributors get a notification if their event was published by Waze staff but they get no notification about the event being reviewed at first. If Waze decided to not send a notification, the contributor doesn't get to know the reason, nor the information that the decision has been made!

    When I enter major events I -as a local member- often know that they have a high impact on traffic in the near area.

    I suggest adding a tickbox to clearly show…

    22 votes
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  4. Quick pop up when a lane is closed

    Have a feature stating that a road is closed to avoid traffic build up.

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