[Tagging] Put the name in sidewalks and cycleways

Nick Bolten nbolten at gmail.com
Sun Aug 5 15:46:44 UTC 2018

The most common convention is to tag footways with a name only if it has
its own designated title, like a particularly famous path (and that is
often better on a relation).

I'm not totally sure if I'm understanding your question, but what are some
examples where you're unsure about the tags?

On Sun, Aug 5, 2018, 8:16 AM yo paseopor <yopaseopor at gmail.com> wrote:

> Here it is a doubt we have in Spanish Community. Some people are making
> micromapping so we start to map the sidewalks and cycleways not as value
> but as an independent way.
> I know when you map a street wen can put most of the items as keys and
> values.But when the items are mapped separately should I put the name in
> the items as sidewalks and cycleways? Now they are with their own tags and
> values. Also it is useful in pedestrian or cyclist routers to specify the
> way it uses for do the track.
> So what is the correct way to map it: with name? or without name?
> Thanks
> Salut i voreres
> yopaseopor
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