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Sign up icon Signing up with 511 GA Create route icon Creating & Saving a Customized Route Creating an alert for your Route icon Creating an Alert for your Route Creating Alert Notification icon Creating Alert Notification Setting Map Preferences icon Setting Map Preferences Saving Map View icon Saving Map View Saving and Editing Cameras icon Saving & Editing Cameras Modify route icon Modifying route to avoid closure

Signing up with 511 GA

  1. Visit 511 GA and select ‘Register’ from the menu options in the top right corner.
  2. Enter your name, email, and create a password. Click ‘Register’ when done.
  3. Verify your account by following the link that was sent to your email.
  4. If you registered with a phone number, you will also receive an SMS (text) with your confirmation code. Please note that this is only to confirm your mobile number for receiving text alerts and that you must first register your account in step 3 before you can verify your phone number. You can verify your phone number here
Signing up with 511 GA

 


Creating & Saving a Customized Route

  1. Sign in to 511 GA.
  2. Enter your start and end locations by typing the addresses into the address fields. Alternatively, you may also right click on the map, select a location from the available options, and select whether the location will be the start or end of your trip. Once you have entered the route locations, click ‘Drive’.
  3. Review the routes generated and select the one that suits you best. If none of the routes provided are satisfactory, you can select the route on the map and drag it accordingly.
  4. When done, enter a name for your route and click ‘Save’. You will be presented with the option to create an alert for the route you just created
Creating and saving Route

 


Creating an Alert for your Route

  1. Sign in to 511 GA.
  2. In the Manage My Routes table, find the route that you previously saved that you would like to create an alert for and click ‘Create Alert’.
  3. You will be redirected to the alert creation page. Enter the required information for your route, select a delivery option (email or SMS), and click ‘Save’.
  4. You will now be notified of any future events that affect your route.
Creating an alert for your route

 


Creating Alert Notification

  1. Sign in to 511 GA.
  2. In the "My Routes & Alerts" page, select ‘My Alert Notification’
  3. Fill the required fields and click ‘Save’
Creating Alert Notification

 


Setting Map Preferences

  1. Sign in to 511 GA.
  2. Simply select the information you would like displayed by default on the map.
  3. Click ‘Save’ when done.
Map Preference

 


Saving Map View

 

By clicking on the Save Icon'Save' icon at the top of the map, you can save your current map view. You can return to this view at anytime by clicking on the Location Icon'location' icon.
Saving Map View

 


Saving & Editing Cameras

  1. Sign in to 511 GA.
  2. Select the cameras checkbox in the map legend.
  3. Select a camera by clicking the camera icon and click ‘Add’.
  4. To view and edit your saved cameras, go to My Cameras.
  5. To enter a custom nickname for your saved camera, simply type your desired nickname into the camera nickname field.
Saving and Editing Cameras

 

Modifying route to avoid closure

Click on the route segment near the closure and drag the waypoint away from the closure.  More than one waypoint may be needed to avoid the closure.

Route with Closure
Route with Closure
Using waypoint to route around Closure
Route without Closure