[Tagging] difference between cycletrack and cycleway

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 18 17:20:49 BST 2011

On 4/18/2011 10:25 AM, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> It has different implications in some jurisdictions. E.g. in Germany
> or Italy you have to use a cycleway if it goes along a road, you can't
> use the road by bike any more, unless the cycleway is blocked, or for
> other reasons in unusable conditions or goes to where you don't want
> to go.

In that case, where one legally has to use the sidepath, the main 
roadway should be tagged bicycle=no or bicycle=local.

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