[Tagging] Is cycleway:right=lane necessary on a one-way street?
Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.Net
Tue Aug 17 22:13:57 BST 2010
At 2010-08-17 12:08, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>I know that there are some bike lanes on the left side, but is there
>any real benefit to tagging cycleway:right=lane rather than
>cycleway=lane when you have a bike lane on the right side of a one-way
Assuming you meant to add "in a place where traffic keeps right", I would
>How about on the right side of a dual carriageway?
Assuming you mean the right side of the right way of a dual carriageway in
a place where traffic keeps right, I would again say no, as this is the
same as the case above.
The way I understand it, cycleway=lane means bike lanes on both sides of a
two-way road, or a bike lane on the right or left side of a one way road
where traffic keeps right or left, respectively.
You need cycleway:right=lane on a two-way road where there is a cycleway
only on the right side. You need cycleway:left=lane for a one-way road with
a bike lane on the left in a place where traffic keeps right.
Prefix the value with opposite_ if bicycle traffic flows opposite to motor
Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.net>
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