[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - amenity=courier

muzirian muzirian at gmail.com
Fri Mar 10 13:20:25 UTC 2017


As phillip said, post office tag is unsuitable, they offer more services,
and they are not just for post.They have similarity in one service they
offer but that dont make both same thing. For example bar and pub are two
distinct objects.

On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 6:37 PM, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:

> 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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