[Tagging] admin_boundary with multiple levels / county free citys / Kreisfreie Staedte

Florian Lohoff f at zz.de
Tue Nov 5 17:27:00 UTC 2013


On Tue, Nov 05, 2013 at 06:18:44PM +0100, Colin Smale wrote:
> In the UK we do the opposite. In "Unitary Authorities", which combine
> the role of the "county" with the "district" (sounds like the same as
> the Kreisfreie Staedte) we tag the UA as admin_level=6, i.e. at the same
> level as counties, and not admin_level=8 which is the level for the
> "districts". 
> We also occasionally use "designation" with specific values (from a
> controlled vocabulary) to distinguish between the different entities
> which may share an admin level. 

How do you distinct the Unitary Authorities with countys based on the
relation data?

For Germany the name on the relation is in fact the citys name not
the countys but you cant tell which is which.

Florian Lohoff                                                 f at zz.de
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