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Waze user and map editor since December 2015. Currently rank 5, based in central Ohio. State manager for Ohio, area manager for Chiang Mai, Thailand, central New Mexico and South Dakota. You can reach Kartografer via private message.


First edits December 2015

R3 June 2016

First AM August 2016

LAM for Central Ohio November 2016

US Wiki Master February 2017

R4 April 2017

Formal mentor June 2017

SM for Ohio November 2017

R5 November 2017

Wiki contributions

User:Kartografer/Map protection first wiki editing attempt to clear up some formatting and add throttle info

User:Kartografer/Roundabouts/USA rewrite of the section on understanding navigation instructions, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Road types/USA info on upgrading connecting roads for road type continuity, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Prewritten messages messages for new editors

User:Kartografer/Basemap new national page, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Map Comments new global page, pending indefinitely

User:Kartografer/Map comments new national page, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Scheduled reconfigurations new national page, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Hospital small draft revision

User:Kartografer/Closed place new section on closed places, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Airport new national page, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Military base draft on capitalization

User:Kartografer/Interchange rewrite of JSG/Interchanges including new geometry and TIO info, approved for USA

User:Kartografer/Wayfinder split from JSG/Interchanges, approved for USA


  • Sync and switch of old wiki to US Wazeopedia
  • Detour prevention testing to determine direct route full name and type continuity requirement and detour name and type discontinuity requirements only at the last segment
  • Junction box difficult turns testing and bug reporting
  • Junction box instruction overrides and alternative routes testing and reporting
  • Toll pass and HOV testing and bug reporting
  • Regional project on unsafe lane crossing times
  • State of the state and state of the region UR & MP reports
  • Subway ad pins
  • Red Lobster ad pins
  • Panera Bread ad pins
  • Presentation planning for GLR meetup 2017


  • First US Waze Cafe initiated October 2016, held in Columbus, OH, January 2017
  • Second Waze Cafe in Columbus, February 2018
  • Currently unable to travel to meetups due to family needs


sandcrawler (formal, R1 to R2, inactive)

RainMan3699 (formal, R2 to R3, complete)

theKTR101 (formal, R2 to R3, in progress)

AProdzilla (informal, R2 help)

buckeyeguy857 (informal, AM review help)

tonkamedic (formal, R1 to R2, inactive)

mchueby (formal, R2 to R3, complete)

mmilliron501 (formal along with RonRover, R2 to R3, complete)

GuideOnGirl (formal along with Dude495, R1 to R2, in progress)

SethSpeedy28 (formal, R2 to R3, complete)

Map raid participation

Rhode Island, March 2016

India, April 2016

South Africa, May 2016

Massachusetts speed limits, April 2016

New Hampshire speed limits, July 2016

West Virginia, January 2017

China, August 2017

MMR X, November 2017

Russia, February 2018


Hurricane Matthew 2016 (closure reporting)

Hurricane Harvey 2017 (closure and reopening reporting)

Hurricane Irma 2017 (closure and shelter reporting)