[talk-au] Can a way/road have multiple names?

stevez at tpg.com.au stevez at tpg.com.au
Tue Sep 25 04:51:50 BST 2007

name = foo highway ; bar highway

By the way, the tagging guidlines say that you shouldn't abbreviate to
hwy or rd or st or such. I did about 50 ways before I was reminded of
this. Duh!
It took me a few hours to fix 'em all  :-(

Quoting Michael Lenser <mlenser at spamcop.net>:

>   I have a situation where a road is called one name but due to a  
> recent change is now also called Hyland Hwy. Can I tag a road as  
> having two names and if so how? Is there any guide lines as to  
> priority of names etc?
> Regards
> Mike.
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