[Tagging] Sidewalks vs Footways
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Thu Mar 17 14:53:57 GMT 2011
On 17/03/2011 14:15, Serge Wroclawski wrote:
> I'd like to suggest collapsing these two tags into a unified tag and
> making a final vote, and then fixing tags as necessary.
I'd be happy to use whichever tag has the wider acceptance. All the
footway=left/right/both that I've added have been "sidewalks" in the
American sense, so if another name is chosen I'd be happy for mine to be
changed via a bot (once anyone consuming the data has had a chance to
incorporate the change of course). Some of the values associated with
the footway tag in the UK probably need manual checking though (e.g.
Using "sidewalk" would have the advantage of not potentially being
further description of "highway=footway" (as in "highway=footway;
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