[Talk-us] Retagging hamlets in the US

Simon Poole simon at poole.ch
Thu Jun 11 15:31:14 UTC 2015


It supports at least down to level 11, simply click on the entries and
it will display sub-boundaries and so on.

Not that there isn't room for further parallel services, but this wasn't
actually a vacuum :-). In particular anything helping improving
boundaries in the US is a good thing.

Simon

Am 11.06.2015 um 17:20 schrieb Randy Meech:
> On Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 10:55 AM, Simon Poole <simon at poole.ch
> <mailto:simon at poole.ch>> wrote:
> 
>     I just want to point out that there is an existing and well established
>     OSM-based service that already supplies worldwide boundaries in a number
>     of formats https://osm.wno-edv-service.de/boundaries/ .
> 
> 
> Yes -- unless I'm mistaken, this only supports admin_level=2, meaning
> country borders?
> 
> This new project exposes all the other admin levels as well, in order to
> display cities, neighborhoods, etc. We saw demand for this in feedback
> on Metro Extracts and elsewhere.
> 
> -Randy 

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