[Tagging] If a school is a shelter when a disaster happens...
dongpo.deng at gmail.com
Wed Dec 30 15:33:45 UTC 2015
There is a problem for tagging shelters. In Taiwan, some of schools are
selected to be shelters for villages or small regions when a disaster
happens. However, it is conflict to annotate two amenities on a geometry
object. That is, we cannot simultaneously use amenity = school and amenity
= social_facility; social_facility = shelter for a school with shelter
Some Taiwanese mappers proposed to add 'emergency' as prefix for
distinguishing shelter, e.g.,
emergency : amenity = amenity
emergency : social_facility = shelter
I'm just wondering if it is a good manner for this case. Because the tag
'emergency' is used for emergency facilities but not including shelters.
Thus, adding emergency prefix to amenity is suitable? Any suggestions for
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