[Tagging] Towing service?

Alan Mintz Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.Net
Mon Jan 10 23:38:59 GMT 2011

At 2011-01-07 02:19, Ulf Lamping wrote:
>Am 07.01.2011 03:26, schrieb Alan Mintz:
>>I can't find a tag for the base of operations of a towing service - i.e.
>>you call them to tow your broken car or truck to a repair shop. The
>>basic definition would be a service that tows cars and other "light"
>>vehicles. Truck and other heavy vehicle towing would be a separate
>>option. I propose:
>>shop=towing [+ hgv=yes]
>For me, a shop would be to get in, buy something (or at least get some 
>service done) and go out. That's not the case here. A towing service will 
>get to your place to do something, much like the office of a plumber 
>(which in most cases also wouldn't "qualify" for a shop).
>You might even won't be allowed to enter the area.

Agreed. So other than "don't tag it", can someone suggest what such a place 
should be tagged? Really, it's like any other sort of service-based 
business or office of some other kind of non-retail business.

Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.net>

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