[Tagging] kerb=regular vs. raised

Volker Schmidt voschix at gmail.com
Sat Aug 1 07:01:05 UTC 2020


Please revert this wiki change.
The kerb hight values have been used in at least one project documenting
wheelchair accessibility.

On Sat, 1 Aug 2020, 08:53 Supaplex, <supaplex at riseup.net> wrote:

> As an result of this diskussion (no strong opposition, some general
> remarks, some endorsement) I added "kerb=regular" to the tagging example
> list in the wiki and adjusted hight descriptions (with values discussed
> here). If there is further need for discussion and changes, it could be
> carried out in the wiki: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:kerb
>
> Greets, Alex
>
>
> Am 29.07.20 um 20:56 schrieb Supaplex:
>
> Hey all,
>
> I started mapping detailed sidewalk information in my area, including
> crossing and kerb information. It seems that there is a lack of clarity
> in the differentiation between raised and regular ("normal", neither
> lowered nor raised) kerbs. "kerb=regular" is already in use but is
> undocumented and should be explicitly distinguished from "kerb=raised".
> There is a relevant difference not only for wheelchair users, but also
> for other mobility groups (cargo bikes, strollers, pedestrians with
> reduced mobility…).
>
> So I propose adding "kerb=regular" to the tagging list in the wiki as
> well as suitable descriptions for height, use… and an example image. I
> made a suggestion in the wiki (since there has been no reaction so far I
> post it here):https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Talk:Key:kerb#kerb.3Dregular_vs._raised_--_add_.22regular.22_example
>
> Is there a reason not to add this? Otherwise I’ll do that.
>
> Greets, Alex
>
>
>
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