The Transportation 511 solution can by used by the public to determine the status of the roads and can be used DOTs to monitor the status of incidents, accidents and roadway conditions. The Transportation 511 solution is deployed by governments and accessed by citizens in order to understand the status of roads across the state.

Transportation 511 is a configuration the ArcGIS WebAppBuilder that allows interested parties to understand current conditions of roadways in their area. The application can be configured with ArcGIS Online or deployed on-premises.


Transportation 511 requires specific software.

Requirement Description
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.4 - 10.6 (Standard or Advanced)
  • ArcGIS Online subscription
GIS service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS for Server 10.4 (Standard or Advanced), or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 - 10.6.1 (Standard or Advanced)
Update script
  • Python 2.7.x / Python 3.4
  • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

What you get

When you download the Transportation 511 application, the download includes the following:

Directory Item Description
Application OverwriteScript A folder containing the script needed to configure and schedule the updating of data used the Transportation 511 app.
MapsandGeodatabase Transportation511.mxd A map document used to publish the Transportation511 service.
StateGovernment.gdb State Government geodatabase with sample data.
StateGovernment.zip A zipped version of the State Government geodatabase.
Icons Image collection Icons that can be used in the configuration of the Transportation 511 app.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Transportation 511.

Date Description
June 2018
  • Minor bug fixes in the Info Summary widget.
April 2018
  • Minor bug fixes in the Info Summary widget.
January 2018
  • The Overwrite Hosted Features script has been updated to support ArcGIS Enterprise and fix an issue with orphaned files.
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.6
December 2017
  • The Info Summary widget is now an in-panel widget. The widget placement within configured applications will no longer be on the right side, it will be displayed in accordance with the current theme.
  • Minor bug fixes in the Info Summary widget.
June 2017
  • The Info Summary widget now supports showing all features rather than filtering by extent.
  • The Info Summary widget returns results as an alphabetized list.
  • The Info Summary widget panel will now be sized to fit the list content.
March 2017
  • The Info Summary widget has been updated to improve support for CSV files.
  • The Overwrite Hosted Features script has been updated to properly clean up the file geodatabase during script execution.
January 2017
  • Transportation 511 can now be deployed in your ArcGIS Organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool.
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5.
December 2016
  • Support for grouping the layers by renderer.
  • Updated theme support.
September 2016
  • The ability to hide the panel has been added as a configuration option.
  • Sample data updated.
June 2016
  • The Info Summary widget is no longer in Beta.
  • Displaying the count of features for each layer is now a configurable option.
  • The ability to expand a layer to show a list of features in the current map extent has been added. It is also possible to group features in the list by a specific field.
  • The Info Summary widget now supports CSV, KML and GeoRSS data types.
  • The user interface for configuring the widget has been updated.
  • Cluster layers now remain visible on the map when the Info Summary widget is closed.
  • The overwrite script no longer requires ArcREST.
  • The overwrite script now supports additional update modes: overwrite only the feature collection and overwrite only the feature service.
February 2016
  • First release of Transportation 511.

Get started with Transportation 511

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Deployment option

Follow a few simple steps to leverage ArcGIS Pro and the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool to quickly deploy this solution in your ArcGIS organization, configure it, and load your data if needed.