The third is functionally an esplanade (far, far more people walk it than drive it), and it's official name is the Portland Mall. Originally it only had bus lanes on it, but Portland being too cheap to install bus traps and not exactly having the most rigorous enforcement decided to add a third lane about six years ago for through and left turning cars as well to prevent interfering with transit service.
On Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:00 AM, Volker Schmidt <vosc...@gmail.com> wrote: > Paul, > > according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mall your first two examples > are malls, the third one would not be a mall. > > Volker > > On 21 October 2014 07:57, Paul Johnson <ba...@ursamundi.org> wrote: > >> I'm thinking this is a shopping mall >> <http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/83/Eaton_Centre_HDR_style.jpg>, >> and this is a shopping center >> <http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/51/Strip_Mall_Troy.jpg>. >> Not to be confused with a mall <http://i.imgur.com/MDVBYKF.jpg>. >> >> On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM, Matthijs Melissen < >> i...@matthijsmelissen.nl> wrote: >> >>> Dear all, >>> >>> We have currently two tags with a closely related, if not identical, >>> meaning: shop=mall (26 643 instances) and shop=shopping_centre (182 >>> instances). >>> >>> Is there a difference between these two tags, or should we deprecate >>> shop=shopping_centre in favour of shop=mall? >>> >>> -- Matthijs >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> Tagging mailing list >>> Tagging@openstreetmap.org >>> https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/tagging >>> >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Tagging mailing list >> Tagging@openstreetmap.org >> https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/tagging >> >> > > _______________________________________________ > Tagging mailing list > Tagging@openstreetmap.org > https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/tagging > >
_______________________________________________ Tagging mailing list Tagging@openstreetmap.org https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/tagging