[Tagging] sidewalk tag when mapped as a separate way

Mike N niceman at att.net
Tue Aug 23 23:30:39 BST 2011

On 8/23/2011 6:05 PM, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
> If a sidewalk is mapped as a separate way, what's the appropriate
> sidewalk=* tag for the parallel highway?

   Just a guess, that there would be no sidewalk= for the highway, 
otherwise the imaginary rendering / routing will infer a duplicate sidewalk.

>What if there's a sidewalk on
> both sides, but only one is mapped separately?

   For that case, the highway would have sidewalk=left / right only to 
cover the side without the separate sidewalk map.

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