[Tagging] Feature proposal - Street cabinet - Voting

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue Nov 18 10:33:09 UTC 2014

2014-11-18 8:32 GMT+01:00 johnw <johnw at mac.com>:

> updated the talk page with a short description of use and two pictures.
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Talk:Tag:man_made%3Dstreet_cabinet
> <http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Talk:Tag:man_made=street_cabinet>
> This is why the Key value of “Street cabinet” is useful, as opposed to
> “Techincal cabinet” because the currently approved “mail relay” cabinet is
> not technical in the slightest. Neither is this waste collection/relay
> cabinet - but all of them are metal boxes along the side of streets.

yes, they are metal boxes alongside streets (like post boxes and letter
boxes are for instance), but they do not fit the definition of street
cabinet according to the wiki, unless "waste" qualifies as "sort of

"A *street cabinet* hosts many sorts of equipment, often technical stuff,
while being of a size or contruction that workers cannot enter themselves."

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