[Tagging] service = parking_access for main ways on a parking lot

Colin Smale colin.smale at xs4all.nl
Sat Mar 26 17:13:41 UTC 2016

Gets my vote. 

On 2016-03-26 17:15, Tom Pfeifer wrote:

> The qualifier service=parking_aisle was originally introduced [1 [1]] to
> structure car parks with a few main access ways and lots of small aisles,
> to avoid clutter in lower zoom levels.
> It is highly successful with over 2 Mio uses.
> The description says that, however "The main way(s) on the parking lot,
> for entering and connecting multiple parking_aisle, should be mapped with
> highway=service, only."
> Apparently, mappers feel a void in tagging highway=service only, without
> a qualifier, and add parking_aisle to all ways related to parking, thus
> losing the structure.
> Thus I would like to use a different qualifier for those ways entering
> the lot and connecting the aisles, e.g. service=parking_access.
> This does not break any consumer, is not used so far (ok, once, exactly for
> the purpose), and also solves a recent question in the wiki for a related
> problem, a separate parking road parallel to a main road.
> Opinions?
> tom
> [1] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Proposed_features/service%3Dparking_aisle&oldid=391287
> [2] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Talk:Key:service#parking_but_no_aisle
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