[Tagging] designated bike lane

Robert Elsenaar robert at elsenaar.info
Sat Jan 1 19:17:44 GMT 2011

"hazard:bicycle" is the other way round. If there is a key/value e.g. 
"hazard=narrow" then you can easily use "cycleway:hazard=narrow" to tag the 
fact that the hazard tag is specificly warns for a narrow cycle-lane.


I think this is a beautifull set of tags that describes objectivity the 
shown situation.


-----Oorspronkelijk bericht----- 
From: Nathan Edgars II
Sent: Saturday, January 01, 2011 7:49 PM
To: Tag discussion, strategy and related tools
Subject: Re: [Tagging] designated bike lane

On Sat, Jan 1, 2011 at 1:09 PM, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net> 
> so the safety/hazard factor is sometimes a judgmental issue.
> i know that there are some freshly painted bike lanes on US 4
> in East Greenbush where i'd be tempted to put something
> like
> hazard=sewer_grate
> if such a tag existed

I've been using cycle_hazard (mainly for sidepaths with frequent
driveway/side road crossings). It probably makes sense to separately
tag bicycle-specific hazards; a general hazard would be something like
hazard=falling_rocks. Would hazard:bicycle be a better format than

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