[Talk-us] Brainstorm: What should a US map of OSM data look like

Metcalf, Calvin (DOT) calvin.metcalf at state.ma.us
Tue Sep 13 13:05:36 BST 2011

I guess the thing for the US vs UK is just that landscape varies much more in the US and a Collector road in NYC is going to be very different from one in rural Iowa.  This is opposed to the UK where the level of density is much more uniform.
Calvin Metcalf
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
Office of Transportation Planning
10 Park Plaza Suite 4150
Boston, MA 02116
Office 617-973-7027
calvin.metcalf at state.ma.us

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Nathan Edgars II [mailto:neroute2 at gmail.com] 
>Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2011 4:32 AM
>To: talk-us at openstreetmap.org
>Subject: Re: [Talk-us] Brainstorm: What should a US map of OSM 
>data look like
>On 9/12/2011 10:04 PM, Metcalf, Calvin (DOT) wrote:
>> - more road colors just because its a state highway that 
>could mean something unpaved or divided limited access
>If it's divided limited access it should be trunk or motorway. If it's 
>unpaved it should probably be tertiary unless unpaved is the 
>norm in the 
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