OpenStreetMap

Look who's using openstreetmap

Posted by andy mackey on 17 April 2014 in English (English)

Today I went to a pubic consultation on the proposed A14 road upgrade (it's a section of road in Cambridgeshire UK) . The consultation was hosted by the Highways Agency ( they look after and manage roads and traffic in the UK) and showed the route and detailed junctions on Ordinance Survey Maps, But I was pleased to see they had a PC set up which showed some of the route layered onto good old openstreetmap as "people can see whats what with our clear and named streets". I said I was the mapper of this and that on our map and they asked a few questions about OSM and they seemed impressed with OSM. I left thrilled that a big national organisation takes our stuff seriously.

Comment from SK53 on 18 April 2014 at 07:30

Shame they didn't attribute OSM though.

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Comment from aek69 on 22 April 2014 at 10:38

برنامج رائع رغم انني لست بارعا في استعماله شكرا

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Comment from muzirian on 7 May 2014 at 07:07

Thats nice :) .It would be great if they too contributed to the osm.

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