[Tagging] lanes tag dispute

Erik Johansson erjohan at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 09:39:22 BST 2011

On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 1:42 PM, Anthony <osm at inbox.org> wrote:
> 2011/9/19 Kytömaa Lauri <lauri.kytomaa at aalto.fi>:
>> If there is one globally accepted definition of what a lane is, it's the
>> one in the UN Vienna Convention on road signs and signals:
>> "Lane" means any one of the longitudinal strips into which the carriageway
>> is divisible, whether or not defined by longitudinal road markings, which
>> is wide enough for one moving line of motor vehicles other than motor
>> cycles;
> So, this includes "parking lanes"?  Or am I misreading it?

Parking lanes are usually not marked over here, only if the cars are
parked as fishbones.

I've never tagged cycle lanes nor parking lanes as part of the lanes
key, this might be because cycleway=lane has existed for so long.

Do you guys really count the cycleways in the lanes tag?

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