[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - Tag:golf=cartpath

Joseph Eisenberg joseph.eisenberg at gmail.com
Sat Jun 8 14:13:49 UTC 2019

Any additional comments on golf=cartpath?


On 5/27/19, Joseph Eisenberg <joseph.eisenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've created a complete proposal page for golf=cartpath:
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/Tag:golf%3Dcartpath
> This tag has been used to specify that a path is a cart path within a
> golf course, designated for the use of golf carts.
> Please discuss if this tag is necessary and useful in combination with
> highway=service or highway=path and golf_cart=designated.
> I see 2 possible benefits to adding this tag:
> 1) special renderings for golf course features, without having to do
> spacial queries to find features within leisure=golf_course areas
> 2) helping validate cart path features that are within golf courses
> but not connected to other paths.
> The alternative is to just use the usually highway and access tags,
> including golf_cart=designated and access=private / customers etc and
> rely on the leisure=golf_course area to say that "this path is a golf
> cart path".
> Thoughts?

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