[Talk-us] [Tagging] how to tag US townships?

Peter Budny peterb at gatech.edu
Wed Oct 20 20:49:04 BST 2010


Anthony <osm at inbox.org> writes:

> On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 1:21 PM, Jim McAndrew <jim at loc8.us> wrote:
>> There are townships in other states that are managed differently, but in PA
>> and NJ, they are just county subdivisions, and are not points to put on a
>> map.
>
> I think you're right here, though I probably would indicate the
> township boundaries on most maps in a similar (though somewhat less
> prominent) manner to county boundaries - at least at certain zoom
> levels.

It sounds like you may have just found a use for the missing
admin_level=7 in the US.
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