Proposed features/Residential home

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Residential home
Status: Abandoned (inactive)
Proposed by: akkolady
Tagging: amenity=residential_home
Applies to: node/area
Definition: *

Rendered as: undecided
Drafted on:
Proposed on: 2009-07-16
RFC start: 2009-07-17
Vote start: *
Vote end: *

This proposal is outdated. Please use Social_facility instead.

The object of this proposal is to add a new value "residential_home" to the "amenity"-tag amenity=residential_home

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There are places where people, who for different reasons can't stay alone or in their families, live. The idea is to create a tag/amenity that covers these places in general and which can be specified in more details by adding additional tags e.g. according to the people who live there

This is not intended for shelters (e.g. for the homeless), or temporary homes for people having experienced domestic violence.


Duisburg, Germany: Lat 51.42299° Lon 6.69862°

Duisburg, Germany: Lat 51.38925° Lon 6.7114°


Please vote here. (Sign can made via ~~~~)

  • I approve this proposal I approve this proposal. Mikh43 09:05, 6 August 2009 (UTC)
  • I approve this proposal I approve this proposal. Qichina 11:30, 6 August 2009 (UTC)
  • I oppose this proposal I oppose this proposal. The term used is misleading. --Hawke 22:29, 6 August 2009 (UTC)
  • I approve this proposal I approve this proposal. Ashimema 12:55, 12 November 2009 (UTC)

Please don't waste your time voting. If you have found the discussion useful, then use the tag. Chillly 16:02, 1 June 2010 (UTC)