Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Google Maps starts to cross out the VA Footprint neighborhood
A friend sent along this image, noting the shift. While a few ghost buildings survive along Tulane Avenue and S. Galvez on the map alone, the streets are shown as gone, as are most of the buildings.
Here's a look at just a few selected VA Footprint screenshots from GoogleMaps - before the change, back when it was dense with historic houses:
Strangely, despite the change in the street map as shown in the first map, the satellite images of the area on Google Maps still shows all the houses intact.