[Imports] [Talk-ca] [Import] Ottawa Buildings & Addresses [Statistics Canada project]

James james2432 at gmail.com
Wed Oct 19 18:55:21 UTC 2016


I have updated the documentation in the Risks and mitigation

On Oct 19, 2016 2:49 PM, "John Marshall" <rps333 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Looks good to me.
>
> I only would add if there are multiple buildings and it is not not clear
> what  the correct address are, local survey may be required. Then add a
> note like this: https://www.openstreetmap.org/note/741666
>
>
> John
>
> On Wed, Oct 19, 2016 at 1:57 PM, john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> A comment the data is of high quality and the building outlines are of
>> particular interest to the Stats Canada Project where Statistics Canada is
>> attempting to crowd source adding tags added to non residential buildings
>> within the City of Ottawa and Gatineau.  These include the number of levels
>> and the use of the building.  They will be suggesting using a customised iD
>> to their general public but given the experience of iD mapping buildings in
>> HOT it was thought that importing the building outlines would give a better
>> quality map at the end.
>>
>> Cheerio John
>>
>> On 19 October 2016 at 13:45, James <james2432 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Seems like a good enough time like any other to talk about the import of
>>> Ottawa buildings and addresses into OpenStreetMap.
>>>
>>> Documentation is available here:
>>> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Canada:Ontario:Ottawa/Import/Plan
>>>
>>> Discussion with local mappers has happened in person for multiple
>>> months(community buy in is very high in these meetings and we all saw
>>> benefit in including this data) :
>>> https://www.meetup.com/openstreetmap-ottawa/
>>>
>>> Once positive discussion of a period of 2 weeks has been met, we would
>>> like to start the import of said data.
>>>
>>> Thank you.
>>>
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