[Talk-us] Freeway directions

Tod Fitch tod at fitchdesign.com
Thu Oct 17 19:28:20 UTC 2013


True also of the westbound Ventura Freeway in Los Angeles which is officially US101 North.

There is a portion of I10 through Phoenix which runs north/south too.

Tod

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Ian Dees <ian.dees at gmail.com> wrote:
>The direction of a US Interstate isn't necessarily the compass
>direction of
>the road.
>
>For example, this chunk of I-94 is "facing" south, but it's still
>eastbound
>I-94.
>
>http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/33098899
>
>
>On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 1:03 PM, Richard Welty
><rwelty at averillpark.net>wrote:
>
>> On 10/17/13 1:52 PM, Martijn van Exel wrote:
>> > The use case would be to distinguish between onramps in routing and
>> > guidance. The onramp entrances can be close together, so it helps
>> > tremendously if you can say 'turn right onto Interstate 215 West'
>> > instead of just 'turn right onto Interstate 215'.
>> >
>> hmmm. we're using exit_to (i think) for off ramps, maybe we need
>> entrance_to for on ramps
>>
>> the value would be more or less exactly the text visible on the
>> signage.
>>
>> richard
>>
>>
>>
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