WikiProject Haiti/Tasks and Ideas/PoliceStations

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Import of Police Stations in Haiti


Pacific Disaster Center provides a list of police stations in Haiti. OSM is allowed to import it.

Who is working on it?




  • create a script which converts the excel sheet in an OSM files with nodes. Find a reasonable mapping onto OSM tags. amenity=police is likely to be used.
i have a script - DONE Changeset 3841561 ! --Jan Tappenbeck 16:29, 10 February 2010 (UTC)
  • create a script which checks whether there is already a mapped police station in the neighborhood of one of the police stations in the PDC list. +/- 0.003 to build a square with the police stations position in the center is a qood starting point.
manuell controll - DONE ! --Jan Tappenbeck 16:29, 10 February 2010 (UTC)