[Talk-us] City boundaries on the Canada/US border

Peter Dobratz peter at dobratz.us
Fri Mar 30 11:24:41 BST 2012

On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 5:17 AM, Paul Norman <penorman at mac.com> wrote:
> There are a significant number of cities in BC and Washington which have
> borders that in practice[1] coincide with the Canada/US border. Currently in
> OSM these are represented with many nearly-overlapping ways.
> I am considering replacing these with one set of non-overlapping border
> ways.


I believe many borders were imported as Ways without regard to borders
that were already there.  I like using Relations for borders and
having as few Ways as possible.


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