[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - Tramtrack on highway

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Wed Nov 7 02:43:53 UTC 2018


On Fri, Nov 2, 2018 at 10:59 AM SelfishSeahorse <selfishseahorse at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Anyway, i'm wondering why tram tracks that are embedded in a street are
> mapped with separate ways instead of reusing the street way? Separating
> them seems topologically wrong.


Putting the centerline of the rails somewhere other than the middle of the
tracks is arguably worse, particularly for use cases that depend on this
(creating a train simulator, or pedestrian navigation, for example).  But,
this can be alleviated with landuse=highway...
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