[Tagging] Is a sidewalk always adjacent to a traversable road?

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Thu Aug 25 02:01:37 BST 2011


On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 8:59 PM, Anthony <osm at inbox.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 8:31 PM, Nathan Edgars II <neroute2 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 8/24/2011 8:07 PM, Anthony wrote:
>>>
>>> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 4:37 AM, Nathan Edgars II<neroute2 at gmail.com>
>>>  wrote:
>>>>
>>>> On 8/24/2011 3:44 AM, Simone Saviolo wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Secondly, I'm not sure that the
>>>>> way of the crossing would be a highway=footway. Isn't that supposed to
>>>>> be a separate "carriageway"?
>>>>
>>>> How is this not a separate linear object?
>>>>
>>>> http://maps.google.com/maps?q=orlando&hl=en&ll=28.535671,-81.374757&spn=0.001046,0.002575&gl=us&t=k&z=20&vpsrc=6&layer=c&cbll=28.535671,-81.374757&panoid=DE6JLCTtWf6zny20lLARPw&cbp=12,188.61,,0,8.06
>>>
>>> A vehicle could travel between the two.
>>>
>> The two what? I'm talking about the object represented by
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/67386026 .
>
> And you're asking how it is not separate from what?
>
Couldn't a vehicle travel between the road and the crosswalk?  Isn't
that the distinction which you say means that the two ways should not
be mapped separately?



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