[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - amenity=courier

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Fri Mar 10 13:07:15 UTC 2017


On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 7:01 AM, Philip Barnes <phil at trigpoint.me.uk> wrote:

> On Friday, 10 March 2017, Paul Johnson wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 4:04 AM, muzirian <muzirian at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > The fact that people are relying these services more than post offices
> to
> > > send/recieve things (which is the most important purpose) made me think
> > > that they have the significance to be called as amenity, but it is
> > > debatable. What i wish is to make a standard for them , no matter if
> its
> > > tagged as amenity or office.
> >
> >
> > That's my rationale for the amenity=post_office operator=* combination.
> > They're functionally similar to functionally identical these days.
> >
> Not really, you only go to a post office to send large items that is very
> occadional if you are not running a business.
>
> A post office on the other hand is a bank, you go there to withdraw cash,
> get foreign currency, tax your car, collect your pension, pick up
> government forms, renew your passport.
>

 See, that's where I would tag an additional bank, bureau du change, tag
agent, and investment agent, since in north america, (all three major
countries), posts offices only handle the post and, *if you're lucky*, have
forms for this years taxes and passport renewals.
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