[Talk-us] Fwd: Re: Long-distance scenic roads

Alan Mintz Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.Net
Sat Mar 26 15:26:17 GMT 2011

At 2011-02-24 18:15, Richard Welty wrote:
>On 2/24/11 6:44 PM, Charlotte Wolter wrote:
>>As for tags, shouldn't they be tagged for the actual way, no matter what 
>>the route? Then, given that these are historically or scenically 
>>important, is there some way to tag them with something like a "historic 
>>or scenic route" tag?
>i'd suggest a package of scenic and/or historic tags for route relations. 
>a mechanism we already have support for.

They should apply to individual ways as well, for the simple cases like 
CA-243, which is part of the California State Scenic Highway System 
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/State_Scenic_Highway_System_(California)) and 
has shields for it periodically.

How about just scenic=yes?

The existing historic key could be used as historic=route for the historic 

Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.net>

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