[Tagging] Request for comments on proposed tags for amenity=drinking_water
bryce2 at obviously.com
Sat Aug 27 07:12:22 BST 2011
On 08/26/2011 02:23 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> I'd also like to comment on repair. In my area these drinking water
> fountains usually have a tap to open / close and regulate the flow.
> This is not accessible to the citizens (you need a special key to open
> them up). Usually there is not much change in this (a fountain with a
> strong flow might keep this for months until someone maybe changes
> it). You as an ordinary "customer" do generally not have a possibility
> to tell whether there is something broken or whether the tap is
> We could use the somehow established disused=yes/no for this.
That's the goal of the free text field. The mapper can say (probably
from a mobile device)
condition:detail="Only a trickle of water comes out when I press
From the point of view of the thirsty person it matters not if the
mechanical works busted or simply turned off.
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