My Neighborhood
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My Neighborhood - Help

My Neighborhood is an interactive web service that joins geographical mapping with several databases to provide users like you with helpful information about your neighborhood.

Quick Start Instructions
How to Search My Neighborhood?
The My Neighborhood Toolbar


Quick Start Instructions:

1. Make a selection from the Show Me dropdown box on the left of this screen.
2. From the Search By dropdown box select Address, Intersection or Landmark to locate an area or property.
When the location is found, a report will show information next to the map.
3. Use a tool to zoom, pan, print or get more detailed information.
4. From the Show Me dropdown box select a different My Neighborhood application.

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How to Search My Neighborhood?

1. Select one of the My Neighborhood applicatons from the the Show Me drop-down list.

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After you have selected an Application from the Show Me list, select type of search you would like to perform, by selecting one of the items in the Search by drop-down list. Search by allows you to locate a specific area or property.

There are three Search methods:

Address

Opens a window with a dialog box to enable location of addresses by street.

If you know the specific address, you can enter the Street Number, Direction, Street Name, and Street Type. The Zip Code is optional, but will help locate addresses if they could be located in more than one city.

Intersection

Opens a window with a dialog box to enable location of addresses by cross streets.

You can enter the Direction, Street Name and Street Type for two streets that intersect. The center point of the map will be the intersection you select.

Landmark

Opens a window with a dialog box to enable location of addresses by Landmark.

Select a landmark from the provided list.

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My Neighborhood Toolbar:

We have provided Tools to help you navigate the My Neighborhood Maps. Use your mouse to select the tool you wish to use from the toolbar. The tool you select will appear as the "Active Tool." See the list below for more details on how to use each tool.

Please note, the Active Tool, Zoom In, Zoom Out, Zoom Out to Full Extent, Identify, Pan and Legend are active only when a user is using one of the My Neighborhood applications.

 
  Active Tool Identifies which tool is currently being used.
Zoom In Click to re-center or click and drag the mouse to draw a box to zoom in one level at a time. To zoom in faster/slower, draw smaller/larger boxes.
Zoom Out Click to re-center or click and drag the mouse to draw a box to zoom out one level at a time. To zoom out faster/slower, draw smaller/larger boxes.
Zoom Out to
Full Extent
Reverts back to display initial county map.
Identify Click on a map symbol feature to get attribute information. Opens a popup menu displaying the attribute data of the point selected.
Pan Pan the map display in any direction by left clicking the mouse and dragging it.
Print Opens a popup window displaying the current map and report (if available). Then it can be printed or saved using your browser's menu File - Print command.
Aerial Photography Shows Aerial Photography.
My Home page Clicking on this icon will take you to My Home page to obtain property information on the currently selected address.
Help Opens a window with help topics.


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