[Tagging] drinkable vs. drinking_water

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Thu Jul 12 15:10:11 BST 2012

On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 7:07 AM, Jaakko Helleranta.com <
jaakko at helleranta.com> wrote:

> Why not use drinking_water=official/yes/no (and perhaps /seasonal, which
> is true for some natural surface sources), which would use the already
> widely known and most_used(?) drinking water text string -- and be the
> "sub-tag" of amenity=drinking_water ?

Heck, seasonal would apply to most drinking fountains located outdoors in
the pacific northwest.  Ones located at schools tend to be off in the
summer and winter, ones at parks and cycleways tend to be off from Labor
Day to whenever they feel like turning it back on again after Memorial
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