[OSM-talk] Nominatim

Sarah Hoffmann lonvia at denofr.de
Sun Feb 16 10:13:52 UTC 2014


On Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 04:43:15PM -0800, Clifford Snow wrote:
> When searching for a point of interest, such as "Guild 45th Theatre" in
> Seattle, Nominatim return the following:
>     Cinema Guild 45th Theatre, North 45th Street, Fremont, Wallingford,
> Seattle, King, Washington, 98103, United States of America.
> But the POI is also contained within a building outline with an address.
> Yet Nominatim does not return the building address.
> 
> Wouldn't it be nice if Nominatim also returned the address if it is within
> a building outline with address tags and didn't contain address tags? For
> example it could look something like:
>     Cinema Guild 45th Theatre, 2215, North 45th Street, Fremont,
> Wallingford, Seattle, King, Washington, 98103, United States of America.
> This would be nice for people looking for the address of the establishment.

It's something that is on the todo list.

Sarah



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