[Tagging] Cycle lane tagging

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Thu Sep 4 04:44:54 UTC 2014

lanes:bicycle=* and lanes:foot=*
If you want to get specific, like, on a typical major thoroughfare on
Portland's westside on the approach to an intersection, you'd have
something like...

name=Southwest Murray Boulevard
turn:lanes:forward=left|none|none|through|right  (bicycle lanes always have
a specific arrow in Oregon, usually through, which can lead to situations
where bicycles are given a through-only option at a t-intersection one-way
to the left; in which people just treat the bike lane as an outside left
turn lane in practice for physical practicality; your mileage and regional
sanity will vary)

Pepper to suit, since postal service and public transit vehicles may
briefly use the bicycle lane as well to load or unload, with something like

On Sat, Aug 2, 2014 at 3:06 PM, Janko Mihelić <janjko at gmail.com> wrote:

> 2014-08-02 16:00 GMT+02:00 Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com>:
>> Do I need to use lanes tagging for this, which is completely different
>> form the cycle lane tagging?
> I think lanes tagging is the best solution. It will be consistent with
> road lane tagging so that renderers, routers and mappers won't have to
> discover new schemes. We just need a few more definitions that are targeted
> at pedestrians and bicycles.
> Janko
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