Proposed features/Tag:footway=link

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footway=link
Status: Draft (under way)
Proposed by: SelfishSeahorse
Tagging: footway=link
Applies to: way
Definition: Used to link sidewalks with roads
Drafted on: 2018-01-18

Proposal

The tag footway=link can be used for footways (highway=footway) that connect (link) a sidewalk with a road, e.g. at T-junctions or at places where the sidewalk ends, or to connect steps to a road.

Rationale

to come

Examples

T-junction

            |
            |
            |              <-- highway=residential
            |
-------------------------  <-- highway=residential
            :              <-- highway=footway + footway=link
.........................  <-- highway=footway + footway=sidewalk

Ending sidewalk

-------------------------  <-- highway=residential
              :            <-- highway=footway + footway=link
...............            <-- highway=footway + footway=sidewalk

Current usage


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