[Tagging] Pedestrian access tagging

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sun Jan 24 15:49:07 UTC 2021

sent from a phone

> On 24 Jan 2021, at 12:13, Ture Pålsson via Tagging <tagging at openstreetmap.org> wrote:
> It wouldn’t surprise me if anyone walking there would quickly find themselves in the company of the police, politely but firmly asking them to walk somewhere else to avoid causing an accident and/or getting themselves killed. (After all, there are no laws against suicide, but the police still try to stop it…)

the question with roads is a bit different, when the legislator has not forbidden usage for pedestrians on a public road it means you have the right to walk there. Police has not the right to make the law, they have to applicate existing law.

Cheers Martin 

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