I'm the GIS coordinator of a Municipality in Massachusetts. I want to contribute to the OSM mapping, in particular our trails. I've noticed a fair amount of errors, as well as out of date data on the OSM site. We have been working on our trail system in town for a few years now and feel as though they are in great shape. I do not have the time however to edit all the trails in the OSM system. Is there a way for me to upload my corrected data, either through shapefile of GDB to the OSM site? thank you.

asked 22 Sep '14, 15:41

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Thanks for the idea of contributing to OSM. Please consult the US community before adding the data and read the ODbl rules too, http://opendatacommons.org/ http://forum.openstreetmap.org/viewforum.php?id=20 And last but not least read these pages as well http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import_guidelines theres a discussions group about or concerning imports as well. Not the right subject but the adress goes with it, https://dub123.mail.live.com/?tid=cmVWunp1BC5BGoBgAiZMGX9A2&fid=fltrash

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answered 22 Sep '14, 16:34

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