[Tagging] Tagging highway=cycleway without explicit knowledge ofthe law?

Roy Wallace waldo000000 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 11 21:44:03 GMT 2009


On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 7:29 PM, Mike Harris <mikh43 at googlemail.com> wrote:
>
> I would probably tag it - according to what it looked like - either as
> highway=cycleway or as highway=footway and then add foot=yes (or permissive)
> and bicycle=yes (or permissive) to make it clear that it is OK both for
> cyclists and pedestrians.

Hmm, but foot=yes and bicycle=yes refers to legal status, which I
don't know - shouldn't I leave these blank?

>If I were to be more pedantic I might even add
> designation=unknown to make it clear that I didn't know the formal legal
> status

Ah yes - that sounds reasonable - that's basically what I want to indicate.




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