[Tagging] Pedibus / Walking bus routes

Tijmen Stam mailinglists at iivq.net
Sun Nov 6 09:19:39 UTC 2016


On 19-10-16 13:34, Simon Poole wrote:
> Yes that seems to be a thing (see
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walking_bus and
> https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedibus).
>
> We've locally (CH) received a question as to how to map such routes and
> there doesn't seem to be any established tagging outside of using
> route=foot in France which likely is not a particular good choice.
>
> Creating a tagging for the route itself is not difficult either
> route=walking_bus or route=pedibus would work, but what about the stops?
> Any suggestions?
>
> Simon
>
> PS: our kids simply walk to kindergarten / school, so I don't really
> have a stake in this :-)

Interestingly enough, locally a (unorganized) walking route for kids 
gets blockaded for 4 weeks due to construction, and they instate a 
"train" for the kids - one of those fun fair trains on rubber wheels :-)
I might map it as a bus route but I think I'll catch some flak for that...




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