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

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Wed Oct 20 20:53:57 BST 2010


On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 3:49 PM, Peter Budny <peterb at gatech.edu> wrote:
> 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.

What's wrong with admin_level=8?



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