Nice work, I forgot to mention that removing City Of makes bilingual procesaing easier too. As you wont have "Ville de City of Toronto"
On Feb 16, 2018 12:43 PM, "Matthew Darwin" <matt...@mdarwin.ca> wrote: > To start the cleanup process, the following *Ontario* cities are being > changed (remove "City of" or "City Of"). Once that is done, I'll come > back with the next batch to process... > > The idea to remove the city name in its entirety will require careful > consideration to ensure the necessary boundary relations are in place and > of course more discussion to see if people are comfortable to proceed on > that kind of activity. > > 110707 City of Toronto > 45716 City of Hamilton > 27234 City of London > 25393 City of Brampton > 17251 City of Vaughan > 16929 City of St. Catharines > 16592 City of Kawartha Lakes > 16087 City of Thunder Bay > 14787 City of Niagara Falls > 13966 City of Kingston > 12085 City of Oshawa > 11321 City of Barrie > 10981 City of Burlington > 10347 City of Guelph > 9666 City of Brantford > 9384 City of Sarnia > 9102 City of Windsor > 9044 City Of Sault Ste. Marie > 8263 City of Peterborough > 7819 City of Quinte West > 7593 City of Welland > 6753 City of Pickering > 6608 City of Greater Sudbury > 6375 City Of Greater Sudbury > 6239 City of Belleville > 6165 City of Prince Edward County > 5696 City of Cornwall > 5269 City Of Timmins > 4877 City of Port Colborne > 4208 City of Woodstock > 3971 City of Thorold > 3692 City of St. Thomas > 3603 City of Cambridge > 3529 City of Orillia > 3355 City of Brockville > 3098 City of Owen Sound > 2733 City of Clarence-Rockland > 2377 City Of Pembroke > 1549 City Of Dryden > 871 City of Kenora > 766 City Of Elliot Lake > 544 City of Elliot Lake > 302 City of Waterloo > 241 City of North Bay > 78 City of Kitchener > 47 City of Markham > 18 City of Timmins > 3 City of Vaughan (Maple) > 2 City of Sault Ste. Marie > > > > On 2018-02-12 09:13 PM, Kevin Farrugia wrote: > > Bernie is correct. "City of", "Municipality of", "x County" is a legal > name that would be referring to the legal entity itself (the Government) > rather than the place. The place should just be Toronto, Hamilton, > Mississauga etc.. > > The data source these legal names comes from has the legal name as it's > usually establishing the jurisdiction that contains the road. The address > ranges are derived from the road system, so it's just been copied over. > > -Kevin Farrugia > kevinfarru...@gmail.com > > On 12 February 2018 at 21:02, Bernie Connors <bernie.conn...@unb.ca> > wrote: > >> I see the use of "City of" as indicating the official name of a >> municipality as it is defined in legislation. Here in New Brunswick the >> Municipalities Act defines the official names of municipalities. Some opt >> to use "City of ", "Town of ", etc in the Municipalities Act and some >> don't. But when it comes to names on maps we should be more concerned with >> toponyms and not official names. The use of "City of ", "Town of ", etc is >> very rare in toponyms. Here is a query on the Canadian Geographic Names >> Database searching for the term "of" in the "populated places" category - >> http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/search?q=of& >> theme%5B%5D=985&category=O >> >> I only see two examples that include "City of ", "Town of ", etc across >> the entire country: >> City of Brant, ON >> Village of Queen Charlotte, BC >> >> Bernie. >> >> On Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 7:45 PM, OSM Volunteer stevea < >> stevea...@softworkers.com> wrote: >> >>> I smell a harmonization with admin_level...not that there's anything >>> wrong with that. >>> SteveA >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> Talk-ca mailing list >>> Talkfirstname.lastname@example.org >>> https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-ca >>> >> >> >> >> -- >> Bernie Connors >> New Maryland, NB >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Talk-ca mailing list >> Talkemail@example.com >> https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-ca >> >> > > > _______________________________________________ > Talk-ca mailing > listTalkfirstname.lastname@example.org://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-ca > > > > _______________________________________________ > Talk-ca mailing list > Talkemail@example.com > https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-ca > >
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