[Talk-us] Abbreviation Police

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Wed Aug 4 13:09:10 BST 2010


  On 8/4/10 7:45 AM, Richard Weait wrote:
>
> North Service Road and South Service Road.  Romantic names, I know.
> Are these similar to what you are calling frontage roads?
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=43.58872&lon=-79.57644&zoom=17&layers=M
>
i certainly would call those frontage roads.
> Perhaps frontage roads are an edge case that have been dealt with in
> another jurisdiction.  Are there suggestions from tagging, or talk?
if the frontage roads have signs (some do, some don't) the name
should be from the sign.

otherwise, i'd go with local usage. some places use Service Road,
others use Frontage Road, and i'm sure there are other usages.

richard




More information about the Talk-us mailing list