[Tagging] [OSM-talk] Mapping guidelines

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Tue Jan 17 15:35:19 GMT 2012

On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 10:18 AM, Richard Weait <richard at weait.com> wrote:
> In my
> experience, the property line is not at the curb, but some distance
> back from the curb.  A reserved area is held for utilities, road
> expansion, snowplow debris, etc.

Depends a lot on the jurisdiction (in some jurisdictions the property
line is in the center of the road), but I'd rarely recommend marking
the landuse line at the curb.  The landuse line should go up to the
right of way, which is generally not at the curb.

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