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Florida state roads now complete

Posted by NE2 on 17 January 2010 in English (English)

Every state road in Florida has been tagged with ref and relation: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Florida/State_road_relations

Comment from JohnSmith on 18 January 2010 at 01:44

In terms of reference tagging etc, did you see my custom highway page?

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Custom_Highway_Shields

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Comment from NE2 on 18 January 2010 at 05:06

Honestly, I think the rounded rectangle is best for state roads; although they should be, not all state shields are as easy to read, which is a problem on the limited resolution of a map. U.S. and Interstate Highways and county roads should definitely use different shapes - the actual ones, perhaps simplified slightly, are fine. But for state roads, shields like Colorado's and Louisiana's squish the number into too small of an area.

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Comment from NE2 on 18 January 2010 at 05:07

[edit] It would also be nice to see shields placed by relations, so they can be better-spaced (right now, a route split into many ways will have more shields than one represented by one way). I understand this is being worked on but there have been a few problems.

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