[Tagging] Deprecating of leisure=common and leisure=village_green

Daniel Koć daniel at xn--ko-wla.pl
Thu Nov 30 22:45:21 UTC 2017

While making some cleaning in osm-carto we have found that 
leisure=common and leisure=village_green are probably not clear enough 
to show them any more. They both have deep roots in British law and 
history and are frequently misused, as far as I can tell.

Both are very popular - 57k and 86k uses, respectively - and still growing:


That means that maybe such tagging should be discouraged and replaced to 
not spread the confusion.

"My method is uncertain/ It's a mess but it's working" [F. Apple]

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