[Tagging] Tagging for streets with sharrows?

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Mon Aug 16 22:06:34 BST 2010


On Mon, 16 Aug 2010 15:01:09 +1000, Steve Bennett wrote:

>>He wasn’t saying that bicycle=designated is always a sharrow, but that a
>>sharrow is effectively the same thing as a sign saying “bike route”.
>>They’re both ways of marking something as a designated route for
>>bicycles.
> 
> I don't agree with this. A single isolated road could have a sharrow,
> but wouldn't be part of a "route".
> 
>> Now, Steve (and Mike), what's wrong (if anything) with
>> bicycle=designated; sharrow=yes?
> 
> It doesn't really fit with my understanding of "bicycle=designated". I
> understand that tag as meaning "yes, bicycles are definitely permitted
> here, and there is signage or legislation to prove it".

It means it's a designated route.




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