[talk-au] Residential Roads

John Henderson snowgum at gmx.com
Sat Dec 10 11:36:06 GMT 2011


On 10/12/11 21:11, Sam Couter wrote:
>
> Many urban residential roads have speed limits of 60 or maybe
> 70km/h. I think rural roads with moderately dense residential acre
> blocks and 80km/h speed limits are still residential, unless they're
> also the main route to a neighbouring town, in which case they're
> tertiary.

This is my rule-of-thumb also.

Another aspect is the classification applied by local councils for rate
purposes.  If we followed this, I think more rural unclassified roads
would be tagged as residential.

John



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