What is a Watch Area?
A Watch Area is a way for anyone to be notified when issues are reported or acted on within a specific area. This allows users to stay involved in their communities or for elected officials to know what things are being reported by their constituencies.
Who can create Watch Areas?
All users can access this feature. A Watch Area can be created on behalf of someone else as well.
How is a Watch Area created?
Creating a Watch Area allows users to follow areas and be notified when issues are reported, commented on, and acted upon within an area. Residents can also follow an existing Watch Area.
Are Watch Areas private?
Watch Areas can be set to private (only the watch area can see and get notifications) and Watch Areas can be public, so everyone can view and 'follow' to receive notifications
Will SeeClickFix send Watch Area notifications?
Any issue that is reported in the polygon area being watched will generate an email. The email will include a link to the request and the ability to unsubscribe.