I have a sidewalk along a street. The street is for cars and bicycles and the sidewalk is for pedestrians. Should I map the sidewalk separately from the street as a footpath or should I change the settings of the street to "pedestrian permitted"? Thank you.

asked 24 Sep '12, 00:35

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It's probably worth having a read of the previous discussions here about this. It's also been done to death on the mailing lists too.

(24 Sep '12, 01:02) SomeoneElse ♦

additionally, you can tag the road with sidewalk=left/right/both/none:

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:sidewalk

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answered 24 Sep '12, 00:53

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