In The New York Times: Google Street View Captures Ghost Town in Fukushima’s Evacuation Zone
Seems the towns mayor requested it. “Many of the displaced townspeople have asked to see the current state of their city, and there are surely many people around the world who want a better sense of how the nuclear incident affected communities,” Mr. Baba said in a blog post on Google.
This would have to be very sad to look at if you used to live there.
Street View link