[talk-ph] Makati or Makati City?

Rally de Leon ralleon at gmail.com
Tue Jun 21 04:47:24 BST 2011


+1 Makati
-1 Makati City

+1 all cities with no similar provincial/regional names or equivalent
(anywhere in the PH) must be stripped of their "city" suffixes or prefixes
--- use a separate tag.
(only exemptions are those: Cebu City (province of Cebu), Quezon City
(Quezon Province), Sorsogon City (Sorsogon Province), Tarlac City (Tarlac
Province), and alike etc)

+1 no city suffix or prefix for the likes of cities of "San Fernando" in La
Union & Pampanga, even if there are towns of the same name such as San
Fernando's in Bukidnon, Camarines Sur, Cebu, Romblon & Masbate

for the same reason that Los Angeles and San Francisco doesn't have a city
suffix or prefix in most maps (eg. google maps),  we want to reduce map
clutter & maintain consistency of city labeling rules


On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 11:16 AM, maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
> wrote:

> Two variants of the Makati tags
>
> is_in:city
> Makati - 320
> Makati City - 1
>
> addr:city
> Makati - 1231
> Makati City - 11
>
> Obviously, "Makati" is more popular.  With the group's permission I
> would like to remove the word "city" in all of the addr:city and
> is_in:city tags in Makati
>
> --
> cheers,
> maning
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