OpenStreetMap US Newsletter - Issue #3
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OpenStreetMap US
January 7, 2020

Mappy New Year!

Welcome to Issue #3 of the OSM US Newsletter! 
This issue highlights just some of the activities taking place across the OpenStreetMap US community. I look forward to working with you to make 2020 our best year yet!

Maggie Cawley
Executive Director, OpenStreetMap US

State of the Map US 2020 
OpenStreetMap US is excited to announce that 
State of the Map US 2020 will be in Tucson, Arizona

Interested in joining the SOTMUS Planning Committee? Email us! 

Stay tuned for more information, and thanks to all bidding teams!

OpenStreetMap US Board Elections

Nominations for the OpenStreetMap US Board are open until January 26! Requirements include a passion for OpenStreetMap and OSM US membership. Start writing your position statement today! More information on the Wiki.

Become a member by January 31 to be eligible to vote.

Congratulations OpenStreetMap Foundation Board Members!

Foundation members voted to elect four new board members at the 2019 Annual General Meeting. Congratulations to Allan Mustard, Mikel Maron, Rory McCann & Guillaume Rischard! More information here. 

TeachOSM has a New Look!

The new TeachOSM website is live and has so many great features! Search or upload educational content, find events, read case studies and more!
Check it out at!

OpenStreetMap US Code of Conduct Committee

OpenStreetMap US is happy to announce a new volunteer Code of Conduct Committee! The committee will lead efforts to foster a diverse and inclusive OSM US community through the expansion of our existing Code of Conduct to govern OpenStreetMap US community events AND online forums. Stay tuned for a draft!

OpenStreetMap Resources Corner

New to OpenStreetMap or want to dive a little deeper? Get started with these resources!

Upcoming Events
January 8 Washington DC - GeoDC: 2020 Edition
January 10 Portland, OR - Missing Maps Mapathon 
January 13 Seattle - Edmonds Building and Address Import Kickoff
January 14 Salt Lake City - OpenStreetMap SLC GeoBeers
January 22 Baltimore - MapTime Bmore - the Streetcars must flow!
January 23 Denver - Denver Buildings Importathon
January 23 Salt Lake City - OpenStreetMap Mapping Night
February 5 Washington DC - GeoDC Monthly Meetup
February 11 Washington DC - MappingDC Mappy Hour

Want to share an event?  Contact us and we'll include it in the next issue!
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