[OSM-talk] Tagging urban streets

Thomas Walraet thomas at walraet.com
Mon Mar 5 12:37:10 GMT 2007

Dave a écrit :
> In general, big main roads are trunk, small main roads are primary, even 
> smaller main roads are secondary, and grid roads are either 
> unclassified, tertiary or residential.

Francisco à écrit :
>> Is there any common scheme for tagging urban streets? I mean, it's
>> clear that the "Champs Elysèe" is a "main" street in Paris  [..]

I tagged the Champs Élysées as "primary"

I kept the "trunk" value for roads that are nearly highways (no 
pedestrian, no bicycle, access ramps, ...).

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