[OSM-newbies] Advice: Do I use "unclassified" downtown streets?
richard at weait.com
Wed Oct 21 01:37:29 BST 2009
On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 8:13 PM, Charlotte Wolter <techlady at techlady.com> wrote:
> Randy and everyone.
> Rethinking it, I read some more in the wiki and discovered that I
> could use "abutters" [ ... ]
Abutters has fallen out of favor and landuse areas are preferred. As
described in  "falling out of favor" suggests the question "out of
favor with who?" and "but what if I really want to use the older tag?"
Particularly where things get "interesting" I prefer to tag the
verifiable details, rather than generalizations like landuse. So I'll
add the row of residential, light industrial, commercial, residential,
school, residential, church, drive-in theatre along one stretch of
road, rather than look for the perfect tag for
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