[Tagging] "Feature Proposal - RFC - bicycle=use_cycleway

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Thu Nov 14 09:13:47 UTC 2013

> Am 14/nov/2013 um 00:53 schrieb "Robert Whittaker (OSM lists)" <robert.whittaker+osm at gmail.com>:
> I don't see why you can't tag the roads you're talking about
> with bicycle=no (or maybe something like bicycle=restricted for the
> cases where more significant use is allowed) and then add a second tag
> along the lines of bicycle:restriction=DE:use_cycleway to capture the
> fact that the legal exclusion of bikes is because of X country's
> parallel cycleway rules.

You shouldn't do it, because it would be wrong. There is no legal exclusion of bikes on the road, there is an obligation - under certain circumstances - to use the cycleway, this is a difference and should not be tagged like an exclusion of bikes on the road (e.g. like on a motorway)


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