[Talk-us] Adding Tiger 2011 Data

Josh Doe josh at joshdoe.com
Thu Mar 1 03:47:19 GMT 2012

On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 10:11 PM, Toby Murray <toby.murray at gmail.com> wrote:
> I pulled up this area in JOSM:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=32.31342&lon=-111.02699&zoom=15&layers=M
> Something definitely went wrong here that you need to figure out and fix.
> ...

Additional issues include tags that should not be there, such as
COUNTYFP, LINEARID, MTFCC, RTTYP, STATEFP. These don't add any useful
information to OSM. Street suffix expansions can be done automatically
as shown on my ogr2osm translation file for Fairfax County (though
admittedly I don't do anything about North/South prefixes, though
those are fairly rare in my county.


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