[Talk-us] Special issues in LA remap

the Old Topo Depot oldtopos at novacell.com
Wed Jun 13 06:31:33 BST 2012

Well, looking at the way names, I see that a good number are missing
directional prefixes.  That's unfortunate...

On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 5:45 PM, the Old Topo Depot
<oldtopos at novacell.com>wrote:

> Hi Alan,
> Maybe, though I'm not sure the result is better. To me, it has more to do
>> with whether the area has any other user edits (other than blars).
>> Glendale, in particular, may be a decent candidate for a re-import, if I
>> (or someone else) can ever get around to it. I've done a little bit of
>> mapping around it, but those are easy to find and merge, and a couple of
>> hours to process an import sure seems better than the time it will take to
>> manually go street-by-street, particularly if it is well-aligned, as it has
>> been in other LA areas.
> Are you speaking of the entirety of Glendale, or specific areas ?
> The downtown looks pretty good in terms of alignment and license.  A lot
> of the ways could be combined to reduce the over-labeling, and some could
> be straightened a bit.
> Certainly the ways in (what I presume) are the hills to the east-ish are
> under-noded and the TIGER 2011 geometry is superior.

> John Novak
585-OLD-TOPOS (585-653-8676)
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