[Tagging] Mapping amenity=prison

Dave Swarthout daveswarthout at gmail.com
Wed Aug 10 00:39:28 UTC 2016

>To me, prisons are not so different than schools or hospitals, in that
>there is a land area for the facility and then buildings within.   So
>your approach sounds right.



On Tue, Aug 9, 2016 at 4:36 PM, Kevin Kenny <kevin.b.kenny+osm at gmail.com>

> On Tue, Aug 9, 2016 at 7:03 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer <
> dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > When it comes to farmland, I would not consider it part of the amenity.
>> It might
>> > be operated by the facility, fine. But as we do not tag ownership, the
>> fact that
>> > is owned by the institution would not make it part of the amenity.
>> in the case of a prison farm I would think it is part of the prison. This
>> is not about ownership.
> Ditto the clear space outside the walls that's kept from development in
> order to ensure that the guard towers have a clear line of fire.
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Dave Swarthout
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