[Tagging] Electric scooter parking
jan at mueschelsoft.de
Sat Aug 8 14:13:36 UTC 2020
On 08.08.20 15:30, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> sent from a phone
>> On 8. Aug 2020, at 14:48, Jan Michel
>> <jan at mueschelsoft.de> wrote:
>> amenity=parking + vehicle=no + motorcycle=yes + kick_scooter(*)=ye
> this doesn’t allow for bicycles to be parked. It also doesn’t seem to be
> a subtype of parking. If it would be just for motorcycles and
> kick_scooters, why not
> kick_scooter=yes ?
Because this gives too many options on how to tag parking for
kick_scooters depending on what other vehicles are allowed as well:
amenity=parking + kick_scooter = yes
amenity=bicycle_parking + kick_scooter = yes
amenity=motorcycle_parking + kick_scooter = yes
and last but not least the scooter-only parking where none of the three
options above applies.
That will just be a mess of tags nobody can actually use - orders of
magnitude worse than having one common tag for all motorized vehicle
parking and access tags for individual vehicle types.
>> amenity=small_vehicle_parking + motorcycle=yes + kick_scooter(*)=yes
> not sure what a “small vehicle” is supposed to be.
Needs to be defined, like any other new tag. What is a 'kick_scooter'?
With a motor? without a motor? with a tiny seat?
Most likely it will boil down to something like single-tracked, open
vehicle for two people at most.
More information about the Tagging