[Talk-us] Freeway directions

Kevin Kenny kkenny2 at nycap.rr.com
Thu Oct 17 22:48:26 UTC 2013


On 10/17/2013 03:21 PM, Richard Welty wrote:
> On 10/17/13 3:14 PM, Ian Dees 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
>>
> this is true of many roads, not just interstates. there's one NY state 
> route
> in the Adirondacks that is C shaped, so it's official "direction" is only
> true for one of the three legs.
>
> richard

Closer to home for you and me, there's the little stretch coming north 
off Exit 25 of the NY State Thruway that is signed I-890 West and NY-7 East.

-- 
73 de ke9tv/2, Kevin

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