[Tagging] landuse=construction vs. building=construction

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Sat Jul 6 13:22:32 UTC 2013

Am 06.07.2013 15:10, schrieb Peter Wendorff:
> Am 06.07.2013 03:26, schrieb L. David Baron:

>> This leads me to the questions:
>>  * Should these ways be tagged as building=construction or
>>    landuse=construction?


>>  * If they should be tagged as building=construction, should the
>>    standard map style display building=construction differently
>>    (perhaps more like landuse=construction)?

+1 for the style

> I personally would use building=construction only for the building that
> get's constructed currently, as it's the building key. Even a small area
> around that belongs to the construction site is landuse=construction,
> but building=construction (as it's no building).
> But if I knew the buildings outline, I would tag it as
> building=construction as it's easy to change the value later.


I often use construction=building as subtag if I do not know the new
outline but that a building is built.

my 2 ct

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