|Indicates whether a cycle barrier is fixed or can be opened, removed or similar.|
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Use cycle_barrier:installation=* to indicate whether a cycle barrier is fixed to the ground or can be opened, removed or similar (to allow the passage of e.g. emergency services or winter road maintenance – similar to bollards (bollard=*). The pictures below show examples for common mechanisms.
Note that usually a key is needed to open or remove a barrier of this kind.
|fixed||Barrier with bars/poles fixed to the ground (often set in concrete) so that the barrier can't be removed or opened.|
|openable||Barrier can be opened – a common mechanism are hinged bars that can be folded upwards or mechanisms like on swing gates.|
|removable||Barrier can be removed. In the case shown in the photo, the barrier can be lifted out of its mounting (as known from bollards).|
|foldable||?||Barrier can be folded down with a hinge at its base.|