Image of map that highlights key features.

Different Information Needs

Wayfinding users have differing information needs that are best met through a variety of products such as printed maps, signs, web-based maps and digital applications. Underlying all of these products is clear and consistent wayfinding information.

TO360 Map Features

The map features include (see graphic right):

  1. Common district names
  2. Easily readable ‘sans serif’ fonts
  3. ‘You are here’ with 5 minute walk circle
  4. 2D illustrations for landmark buildings
  5. ‘Hand-offs’ to other wayfinding systems
  6. Parks and ravines wayfinding information
  7. Shaded color for important destinations
  8. Cycle wayfinding information
  9. Transit system wayfinding information
  10. Historic and cultural landmarks