[Talk-us] OSM US chapter election manifestos
penorman at mac.com
Fri Oct 4 09:35:01 UTC 2013
> From: Martin Koppenhoefer [mailto:dieterdreist at gmail.com]
> Sent: Friday, October 04, 2013 12:43 AM
> Subject: Re: [Talk-us] OSM US chapter election manifestos
> > Am 04/ott/2013 um 03:32 schrieb "Paul Norman" <penorman at mac.com>:
> > One of the requirements for nominees is that "nominees must provide
> > statements via links on the nominations wiki page."
> Who can vote in these elections?
As they're the US chapter elections, members of the US chapter can vote.
To avoid confusion, I should note that there is no formal link between
the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF) and OpenStreetMap US (OSM-US).
The OSMF acts as the legal entity of the OpenStreetMap project, is the
custodian of the servers and services that run openstreetmap.org, and
organizes the annual State of the Map conference.
OSM-US "supports the OpenStreetMap project in the United States through
fostering awareness, ensuring broad availability of data, continuous
quality improvement, and an active community".
I know that those running know this (or should!), but there periodically
is confusion among other people.
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