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511NY

GET api/GetEvents

Returns all event types.

Request Information

https://511ny.org/api/getevents?key={key}&format={format}

URI Parameters

Api Call
NameDescriptionTypeAdditional information
key

string

Required

format

Valid values are xml or json.

string

Required

Response Information

Resource Description


Api Call
NameDescriptionTypeAdditional information
ID

string

None.

RegionName

string

None.

CountyName

string

None.

Severity

Describes the severity of the event with default value of Unknown.

string

None.

RoadwayName

string

None.

DirectionOfTravel

One of the following directions of travel: None, All Directions, Northbound, Eastbound, Southbound, Westbound, Inbound, Outbound, Both Directions.

string

None.

Description

A summary of the event details which often includes type of event, dates, and lanes affected.

string

None.

Location

Describes the location on the roadway where the event occurred.

string

None.

LanesAffected

Describes the lane or number of lanes affected by the event. For example: all lanes.

string

None.

LanesStatus

Describes the status of the lanes which are affected by the event. For example: closed.

string

None.

LcsEntries

Currently not used.

None.

NavteqLinkId

The Navteq link id on which this event occurrs.

string

None.

PrimaryLocation

Describes the starting point of the section of roadway which is affected by the event.

string

None.

SecondaryLocation

Describes the end point of the section of roadway which is affected by the event.

string

None.

FirstArticleCity

The city at the starting point of the section of roadway which is affected by the event. May also include an article; for example: between New York.

string

None.

SecondCity

The city at the end point of the section of roadway which is affected by the event.

string

None.

EventType

The type of event. One of accidentsAndIncidents, roadwork, specialEvents, closures, transitMode, generalInfo, winterDrivingIndex.

string

None.

EventSubType

A more detailed and descriptive event type. No fixed list of sub types.

string

None.

MapEncodedPolyline

A Google maps encoded polyline representing the coordinates of the roadway for EventType winterDrivingIndex

string

None.

LastUpdated

The date the events details were last updated. Format: dd/MM/yyyy HH:mm:ss.

string

None.

Latitude

decimal number

None.

Longitude

decimal number

None.

PlannedEndDate

The date the event is expected to end. Format: dd/MM/yyyy HH:mm:ss.

string

None.

Reported

The date the event was reported. Format: dd/MM/yyyy HH:mm:ss.

string

None.

StartDate

The start date of the event. Format: dd/MM/yyyy HH:mm:ss.

string

None.

Response Formats

application/xml, text/xml

Sample:
<ArrayOfEvent xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
  <Event>
    <LastUpdated>sample string 1</LastUpdated>
    <Latitude>2.1</Latitude>
    <Longitude>3.1</Longitude>
    <PlannedEndDate>sample string 4</PlannedEndDate>
    <Reported>sample string 5</Reported>
    <StartDate>sample string 6</StartDate>
    <ID>sample string 1</ID>
    <RegionName>sample string 2</RegionName>
    <CountyName>sample string 3</CountyName>
    <Severity>sample string 4</Severity>
    <RoadwayName>sample string 5</RoadwayName>
    <DirectionOfTravel>sample string 6</DirectionOfTravel>
    <Description>sample string 7</Description>
    <Location>sample string 8</Location>
    <LanesAffected>sample string 9</LanesAffected>
    <LanesStatus>sample string 10</LanesStatus>
    <LcsEntries>
      <LcsEntry />
      <LcsEntry />
    </LcsEntries>
    <NavteqLinkId>sample string 11</NavteqLinkId>
    <PrimaryLocation>sample string 12</PrimaryLocation>
    <SecondaryLocation>sample string 13</SecondaryLocation>
    <FirstArticleCity>sample string 14</FirstArticleCity>
    <SecondCity>sample string 15</SecondCity>
    <EventType>sample string 16</EventType>
    <EventSubType>sample string 17</EventSubType>
    <MapEncodedPolyline>sample string 18</MapEncodedPolyline>
  </Event>
  <Event>
    <LastUpdated>sample string 1</LastUpdated>
    <Latitude>2.1</Latitude>
    <Longitude>3.1</Longitude>
    <PlannedEndDate>sample string 4</PlannedEndDate>
    <Reported>sample string 5</Reported>
    <StartDate>sample string 6</StartDate>
    <ID>sample string 1</ID>
    <RegionName>sample string 2</RegionName>
    <CountyName>sample string 3</CountyName>
    <Severity>sample string 4</Severity>
    <RoadwayName>sample string 5</RoadwayName>
    <DirectionOfTravel>sample string 6</DirectionOfTravel>
    <Description>sample string 7</Description>
    <Location>sample string 8</Location>
    <LanesAffected>sample string 9</LanesAffected>
    <LanesStatus>sample string 10</LanesStatus>
    <LcsEntries>
      <LcsEntry />
      <LcsEntry />
    </LcsEntries>
    <NavteqLinkId>sample string 11</NavteqLinkId>
    <PrimaryLocation>sample string 12</PrimaryLocation>
    <SecondaryLocation>sample string 13</SecondaryLocation>
    <FirstArticleCity>sample string 14</FirstArticleCity>
    <SecondCity>sample string 15</SecondCity>
    <EventType>sample string 16</EventType>
    <EventSubType>sample string 17</EventSubType>
    <MapEncodedPolyline>sample string 18</MapEncodedPolyline>
  </Event>
</ArrayOfEvent>

application/json, text/json

Sample:
[
  {
    "LastUpdated": "sample string 1",
    "Latitude": 2.1,
    "Longitude": 3.1,
    "PlannedEndDate": "sample string 4",
    "Reported": "sample string 5",
    "StartDate": "sample string 6",
    "ID": "sample string 1",
    "RegionName": "sample string 2",
    "CountyName": "sample string 3",
    "Severity": "sample string 4",
    "RoadwayName": "sample string 5",
    "DirectionOfTravel": "sample string 6",
    "Description": "sample string 7",
    "Location": "sample string 8",
    "LanesAffected": "sample string 9",
    "LanesStatus": "sample string 10",
    "LcsEntries": [
      {},
      {}
    ],
    "NavteqLinkId": "sample string 11",
    "PrimaryLocation": "sample string 12",
    "SecondaryLocation": "sample string 13",
    "FirstArticleCity": "sample string 14",
    "SecondCity": "sample string 15",
    "EventType": "sample string 16",
    "EventSubType": "sample string 17",
    "MapEncodedPolyline": "sample string 18"
  },
  {
    "LastUpdated": "sample string 1",
    "Latitude": 2.1,
    "Longitude": 3.1,
    "PlannedEndDate": "sample string 4",
    "Reported": "sample string 5",
    "StartDate": "sample string 6",
    "ID": "sample string 1",
    "RegionName": "sample string 2",
    "CountyName": "sample string 3",
    "Severity": "sample string 4",
    "RoadwayName": "sample string 5",
    "DirectionOfTravel": "sample string 6",
    "Description": "sample string 7",
    "Location": "sample string 8",
    "LanesAffected": "sample string 9",
    "LanesStatus": "sample string 10",
    "LcsEntries": [
      {},
      {}
    ],
    "NavteqLinkId": "sample string 11",
    "PrimaryLocation": "sample string 12",
    "SecondaryLocation": "sample string 13",
    "FirstArticleCity": "sample string 14",
    "SecondCity": "sample string 15",
    "EventType": "sample string 16",
    "EventSubType": "sample string 17",
    "MapEncodedPolyline": "sample string 18"
  }
]