Proposed features/Key:is sidepath
|Status:||Draft (under way)|
|Definition:||To indicate if a cycleway (or footway) is isolated or attendant to a street.|
|Note footway=sidewalk tag that in a wide use for similar type of tagging on sidewalks|
The key is_sidepath=* is used to indicate if a cycleway (or footway) is isolated or attendant to a street. The key is used as attribute on following ways: highway=cycleway|footway|path|track.
yes: The path is attendant to a road
no: The path is isolated
Using is_sidepath_of=tertiary/primary/river etc. you may indicate what class of street the sidepath is attending.
You can also indicate the name of the main street with sidepath_of:name=*.
As of 2019-Feb-01 the tag is used on 2600 ways.