[Tagging] Road hierarchy

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 4 07:18:31 UTC 2019

On Sun, 4 Aug 2019 at 16:37, Tomas Straupis <tomasstraupis at gmail.com> wrote:

>   There is non written (or I could not find in wiki) or "de facto"
> hierarchy:
>   * motorway
>   * trunk
>   * primary
>   * secondary
>   * tertiary
>   * unclassified
>   * residential
>   * living_street
>   In some regions unclassified has a higher position in hierarchy, in
> other regions unclassified, residential and living_street have the same
> position. This is fine for the time being.

Personally, I'd have put residential / living together above unclassified

>    My question is about what goes further:
>   track / service
>   Which of them is higher?
>   Does additional tags influence this? For example does adding
> service=driveway reduce position in hierarchy of service road? Does any
> value of tracktype change position of track road?

Once again, personally service before track, maybe further split that
highway=service by itself is higher that the "types" of service road
(driveway, parking aisle etc)


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