Locating City Wi-Fi Hotspots


How do I find a City maintained free to use WiFi Hotspot?


  1. Open the City of Brownsville GIS Working Group map found on our Business and Residents & Visitors pages.
  2. Hover the mouse pointer over the box labeled ‘City WiFi’ (which looks like a WiFi signal icon with the word 'WiFi') in the title bar. Click the box.
  3. The ‘City WiFi’ window opens up and there is a drop down arrow to access the dropdown list of WiFi hotspots in the city.
  4. Click the drop down arrow and scroll to locate the name of the WiFi hotspot you want.
  5. Click the ‘Search’ button.
  6. The results of the search are found inside the ‘Results’ box.
  7. Hover over the WiFi hotspot results you desire and left click to open the context box, select ‘Zoom to’.
  8. You can view, save, and/or print your map.