We built a custom connector to interact with Open Calgary’s Traffic Cameras REST API for a demo at the Power Platform World Tour.
Here is a link for you to get more information about the Traffic Cameras API from the City of Calgary’s Open Calgary data portal.
You can get started with the Connector right away - use the button below to download the OpenAPI / Swagger file and import it into your environment!
Download the Custom Connector and PowerApp
It won’t take you long to get started. Click on either of the buttons below to download the resources and get started. Follow the deployment steps below.
Deploy the Connector
Import the Custom Connector
You can import the Open API / Swagger file into your PowerApps environment by following these steps:
Log into PowerApps: https://www.powerapps.com
In the left navigation, choose Data > Custom Connectors
In the top navigation choose New custom connector > Import an OpenAPI file
Import the PowerApp
After you have installed the Custom Connector, you can get started with the PowerApp.
From within the makers portal:
In the left navigation, click on Apps
Click on Import Package in the Top Navigation
Follow the instructions in the Import Tool