[talk-ph] road conversion from primary to trunk

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Mon Apr 12 05:05:26 BST 2010


Pardon my ignorance,  what is the benefit of re-classifying the roads
form primary to trunk?  I don't mind doing this for my area, but I
need clear benefits before doing this.

Does this provide better routing?

On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 11:40 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 10:47 AM, Jim Morgan <jim at datalude.com> wrote:
>>
>> Eugene Alvin Villar wrote, On Sunday, 11 April, 2010 09:55 PM:
>> > That said, I was actually thinking of upgrading Espana-Quezon Avenue to
>> > trunk. :-)
>> >
>> > What do other people think?
>>
>> My 2 centavos: Trunk roads are inter-city / town. Its also to do with the
>> way people enter/exit the road. So ... NLEX should be a trunk: EDSA should
>> be a primary road.
>>
>> Jim
>
> "the way people enter/exit the road" That sounds like highway=motorway. And
> indeed, NLEX is highway=motorway because it's a high-speed road with limited
> entry/exit points and usually has a toll.
>
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