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(Discussed changesets: 5)
I've fixed it already, but about ten hours ago, the ways making up the relation created in had no tags and were not part of any relation. However, stale rendering of map tiles ...
commented 2017-03-27 17:59:19 UTC by Carnildo
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Please also don't delete tracks even if they are private. Than just change their acess-tag
commented 2017-03-27 17:21:32 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hey, I happened to notice your changeset description. Just as an FYI, we definitely cannot use ANY information from Google Maps to add items to OpenStreetMap. That would be a violation of Google's copyright.
commented 2017-03-27 17:00:26 UTC by bbmiller
(Discussed changesets: 5)

Again similar issues in this changeset as to this one: When we delete buildings instead of modifying it, we lose some important information.

commented 2017-03-27 16:59:13 UTC by saikabhi
(Discussed changesets: 5)
Hello 3yoda,

Thank you for contributing to OpenStreetMap.
In this particular changeset, I have noticed you have deleted some buildings and ways and created your new version, instead of preserving user history? Objects should be modified and not d...
commented 2017-03-27 16:40:00 UTC by saikabhi
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for your contributions and welcome to OpenStreetMap!
commented 2017-03-27 15:58:34 UTC by bhousel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi, the consensus tag for places like this is leisure=fitness_centre. Please see for more info.
commented 2017-03-27 15:13:41 UTC by neuhausr
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi Jahvinci,

Welcome to OpenStreetMap. Your contributions are greatly appreciated. I have observed that you have been adding unverifiable water bodies along with this one in this changeset. I reverted your edits as these seemed unreasonable. Ple...
commented 2017-03-27 07:09:18 UTC by manoharuss
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I have reverted all your edits since they were vandalizing the map. Please be careful not to add fictional features to the map hereon.
commented 2017-03-27 06:32:25 UTC by oini
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Finding some more of your Owyhee mapping! Good stuff!
commented 2017-03-27 00:53:29 UTC by TheOutpost
Jim Phelps
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi Jim,

Welcome to OSM. I want to point out that OSM is a database of current information, so the points you added for old train stations aren't really something that you should add. There might be better tags you could use if you want to put that...
commented 2017-03-26 23:55:50 UTC by pkoby
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for your contribution and welcome to OpenStreetMap!
commented 2017-03-26 18:08:49 UTC by bhousel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hey @scetron, welcome to OpenStreetMap.. I filled in some of the details around this new train station based on more updated 2015 aerial imagery.

When mapping in New Jersey, we have access to free imagery provided by the our wonderful state gove...
commented 2017-03-26 17:44:54 UTC by bhousel
Gavan Gates
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! You forgot the key natural=water in two of three pond’s.
commented 2017-03-26 17:13:52 UTC by user_5359
Karen Porter
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! Please double check the position of your node: I can’t find the street of your address nearby.
commented 2017-03-26 15:36:33 UTC by user_5359
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM,

you added the value "restaurant" to that street. I changed it back, maybe try to add the restaurant another way.
commented 2017-03-26 15:01:03 UTC by Spanholz
Jimmy Thomas
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! Don’t paint new ways (482785623) over existing way. A circuit of a marathon is a combination of existing paths and does not have to be drawn extra.
commented 2017-03-26 14:58:42 UTC by user_5359
Jaouad mouqsete
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! Please add more information about tourism=attraction.
commented 2017-03-26 14:51:37 UTC by user_5359
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM,

thanks for your additions. Could you please connect the footways next time? Quite important for routing. Thanks!
commented 2017-03-26 14:48:42 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi there! It looks like you added a line with no tags a few years ago, so I went ahead and removed it. If you have any questions about mapping, don't hesitate to shout!
Best Wishes,
Ethan aka FTA
commented 2017-03-26 00:45:04 UTC by FTA
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for your contribution and welcome to OpenStreetMap!
commented 2017-03-25 19:47:00 UTC by bhousel
Doug Roberts
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! Don't add any private information (for sale or lease) from residential or owner to a building!

If you need a map with a marking for a website, it is not necessary to write this entry into the database.

If you need help you are w...
commented 2017-03-25 14:45:20 UTC by user_5359
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! Please don't mark the whole property as building. Only mark the building as building.
commented 2017-03-25 07:29:30 UTC by user_5359
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM! I have revert your changeset because your business is not the street. Please try again to mark the place of your business (and not the street) to add your business information.
commented 2017-03-25 07:27:04 UTC by user_5359
(Discussed changesets: 19)
Reverting my edits. Mistake on my part.
commented 2017-03-24 23:56:14 UTC by Jothirnadh
(Discussed changesets: 19)
Reverted my changes. Mistake on my part.
commented 2017-03-24 23:54:29 UTC by Jothirnadh
(Discussed changesets: 19)
Reverted my changes. Mistake on my part.
commented 2017-03-24 23:53:41 UTC by Jothirnadh
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Is there a reason why you're changing the river from the commonly-used "waterway=riverbank" to the rare "natural=riverbank"?
commented 2017-03-24 23:43:50 UTC by Carnildo
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Looks like either my or editor glitch. I clearly remember setting this residential
commented 2017-03-24 22:35:18 UTC by UncleGene
Timothy Smith
(Discussed changesets: 5)
A turn restriction is only valid if it has `from`, `via` and `to` members given in the relation ( You forgot to add `to` in this case. I fixed it but wanted to let you know of this :)
commented 2017-03-24 20:57:31 UTC by Jothirnadh
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I changed your street names into unabbreviated names. OSM only uses unabbreviated names. The reason is software can easily abbreviate a name but has a hard time doing the reverse.

New imagery has been promised in the next few weeks that might all...
commented 2017-03-24 19:59:13 UTC by Glassman
(Discussed changesets: 5)
Looks like there is a building. I verified with Mapillary as well. Can you mention the source of your edits clearly please.

revert -
commented 2017-03-24 19:27:03 UTC by Jothirnadh
(Discussed changesets: 2)
Will do. Thanks for the tip! :)
commented 2017-03-24 18:47:57 UTC by Zhade
(Discussed changesets: 2)
Hey. In Roselawn Memorial Garden, just wanted to point my out that some of "footways" look like, from the aerial photography, that they should be tagged as service roads. I've never been to this cemetery. The parking lot suggests that somebody ca...
commented 2017-03-24 15:54:45 UTC by micahcochran
DMinchew City of Hinesville
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Please contact me if you have any questions regarding my edits. Unfortunately, since it seems that I can't really import my shapefiles or geodatabases into here and make adjustments based on that, I'm instead trying to digitize them roughly based on...
commented 2017-03-24 15:46:30 UTC by DMinchew City of Hinesville
(Discussed changesets: 4)
The natural body of water is the pond at the southwest corner of Till Rd. and Pufferbelly Trail. If it's not natural, it's at least been there since the 1860s when the RR grade was created.
commented 2017-03-24 15:39:44 UTC by parkrrrr
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I guess this does sound like a ditch or a drainage pipe. tagging it that way would be appropriate. It would also be great to trace it according to the imagery. Thanks for taking a look at it.
commented 2017-03-24 14:02:26 UTC by poornibadrinath
(Discussed changesets: 2)
Hello Zhade, Welcome to OpenStreetMap. I'm glad that you are mapping Elkmont. Here are a couple of notes. Aviagen on Witty Mill Road has an entire property tagged building=yes, which makes it render incorrectly. Please refrain from connecting la...
commented 2017-03-24 13:40:21 UTC by micahcochran
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for your additions to OSM. I also mapped a bit in Altoona and aligned some streets etc.

Have fun mapping!
commented 2017-03-24 12:19:11 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Looks like a place point for the town already exists. Deleting this one :)
commented 2017-03-24 10:21:53 UTC by PlaneMad
Thad D Rosenhagen
(Discussed changesets: 1)
You tried to add a driveway here, but you forget to give the line a tagging. Just pick the right highway-type on left side of the editor.
commented 2017-03-24 10:17:59 UTC by Spanholz
Genghis Kant
(Discussed changesets: 2)
I wouldn't map sidewalks seperately. This only adds complexity and residential streets imply sidewalks in my eyes.

Have a look at this example what happens when footwalks are not connected to streets:
commented 2017-03-24 10:16:13 UTC by Spanholz
Genghis Kant
(Discussed changesets: 2)
You have connect streets and footways. Only then they will be used for routing.
commented 2017-03-24 10:11:45 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM,

feel free to delete non-existing roads and change them from residential roads to unclassified roads.

Have fun mapping!
commented 2017-03-24 10:10:38 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Please only add existing paths to OSM.
commented 2017-03-24 10:04:14 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thank you!
commented 2017-03-24 03:55:29 UTC by Caleb-G
(Discussed changesets: 3)
(Replied some more in the us-talk thread.)
commented 2017-03-24 01:28:25 UTC by nvk
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I modified your path to match latest imagery. Try using Mapbox imagery. (New imagery from another provider should be showing up in the next few weeks.) Also, the connection to SW Old Clifton Rd was duplicated. That really messes with routing software...
commented 2017-03-23 22:37:29 UTC by Glassman
Ryan Schuetzler
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Good to know. Thanks!
commented 2017-03-23 20:38:43 UTC by Ryan Schuetzler
(Discussed changesets: 1)
What did you add here? Can you delete this line?
commented 2017-03-23 18:25:51 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Please do not add imaginery parks to OSM. We map only existing stuff.
commented 2017-03-23 18:20:30 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM,

if you see footways, which are not connected to streets at the ends or when they intersect could you please connect them? Only then routing is possible.
Thanks and Have fun mapping!
commented 2017-03-23 18:18:01 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 12)
Hi Brian@Brea.
Thanks for contributing with OSM.
I found one of your changes where you removed a piece of street when you had information from Turn Lanes. According to the image yes exite turn lane in that place.

I will reverse the change.
commented 2017-03-23 17:30:02 UTC by RichRico
(Discussed changesets: 50)
Good day. What does the changeset comment, "..." mean?
commented 2017-03-23 17:10:57 UTC by ElliottPlack
(Discussed changesets: 4)
I originally created all of these polygons, and I tagged them based on information from the wiki, but I never liked how that made them show up on the map, or that I had to manually delete the "building" property each time. It just seemed wrong to me....
commented 2017-03-23 15:41:39 UTC by parkrrrr
(Discussed changesets: 3)
This edit looks like pure vandalism.
commented 2017-03-23 14:59:23 UTC by parkrrrr
(Discussed changesets: 3)
There's no water here.
commented 2017-03-23 14:54:34 UTC by parkrrrr
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OSM,

you added a lot of residential roads in parking areas. Please have a look at the tagging for roads. They are more like highway=service. Could you please change this?
commented 2017-03-23 14:53:40 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 3)
Is this really a park? Aerial imagery shows a residence, and Allen County public access tax information ( shows that it's private property belonging to a Michael John DeMayo.
commented 2017-03-23 14:51:08 UTC by parkrrrr
(Discussed changesets: 2)
I don't think this is right. The wiki says:

"highway=path is a generic path, either multi-use or unspecified usage, open to all non-motorized vehicles."

This means you're changing the default access rules to say that bikes are allowed. Did you ...
commented 2017-03-23 12:03:02 UTC by dolphinling
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hello Queenducky21,

Welcome to OpenStreetMap. In you changed the name of the building from Potomac Yard Fire Station to residential. Could you mention the reason please?


commented 2017-03-23 10:18:57 UTC by upendrakarukonda
Grand Homes
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi Grand Homes,

Welcome to OpenStreetMap. Your interest in contributing to the map is greatly appreciated. I have observed that these ways you created here do not exist in the imagery and look very roughly mapped. I reverted your edits. But please...
commented 2017-03-23 09:36:07 UTC by manoharuss
(Discussed changesets: 3)
Hi, you seem to be incorrectly converting roads to footpath. Its fixed now, please be careful.
commented 2017-03-23 07:16:34 UTC by PlaneMad
(Discussed changesets: 1)
@zhackney and @ j03lar50n
I have reverted the changeset at #47087298 changeset.

@zhackney do improve the existing highways and not delete them if it exists in imagery.
commented 2017-03-23 06:53:19 UTC by srividya_c
Hollywood Theater Burleson TX
(Discussed changesets: 2)
Hi Hollywood Theater Burleson TX,

Welcome to OpenStreetMap. Your interest in contributing to OSM is greatly appreciated. But you deleted valid data here. If you are a local mapper, it would be greatly appreciated if you can improve your neighborho...
commented 2017-03-23 06:14:35 UTC by manoharuss
Hollywood Theater Burleson TX
(Discussed changesets: 2)
Hi, you have deleted the lot for walmart and added and added the broadcasting station with incorrect tags with no proper source. I'm reverting this change for now, if this was done in error please let me know.
commented 2017-03-23 05:47:54 UTC by PlaneMad
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi, please use "add field" when adding wikipedia tag (from dropdown). This way it will automatically add wikidata tag too. Thanks!
commented 2017-03-23 05:01:20 UTC by nyuriks
(Discussed changesets: 1)
So I saw the node to fix sidewalks. I don't really know how, though. The service road is first and foremost a road, even though the N/S sidewalk connects to the NW/SE sidewalk via the piece of road. I checked high-res PSU imagery (I should show you h...
commented 2017-03-22 23:15:21 UTC by pkoby
(Discussed changesets: 28)
Also deleting the tag service=parking_aisle because the roads were for a fuel station.
commented 2017-03-22 21:47:23 UTC by poornibadrinath
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi LiisiS,
I came across your edits and noticed you have added redundant oneways in this junction with a comment real car turns. Couple of one ways are in opposite directions. Please note this highway is already a oneway and the car turns are specif...
commented 2017-03-22 19:35:29 UTC by poornibadrinath
(Discussed changesets: 1)
By node above I meant a Hole node (or way). Here is the score card. Easier to pull distances and handicap information from it.
commented 2017-03-22 19:25:26 UTC by PhilNi
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I'd like to bring your attention to the talk-us mailing list, which appears to have questions regarding this and similar edits in the area.
commented 2017-03-22 11:46:16 UTC by Paul Johnson
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I meant the parts of the footways, which ended a little bit in front of the roads. Like the one at River Birch Road.
commented 2017-03-22 09:58:38 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 205)
Hi, I noticed that you've been merging place of worship nodes with some of the buildings you've traced. That's probably not a good idea unless it's really obvious they're correct, since most of them were imported from the GNIS and are usually not in ...
commented 2017-03-22 08:37:08 UTC by oba510
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Welcome to OpenStreetMap! Please do not add features that don't exist in the real world - this messes up the map for everyone. Thanks!
commented 2017-03-22 01:41:37 UTC by bhousel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hello Wendy,
It looks like this changeset deleted 48 nodes in the area. I assume this was an accident? If so, we can revert your edit and bring back all those deleted venues.
commented 2017-03-21 21:29:00 UTC by Alan
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hey there! Welcome to OSM. I noticed that you added a Castle in St George. I can't see a castle at that location, it looks like a residential area. Did you mean to add something else? Let me know how I can help.

Thanks and happy mapping -- Martijn
commented 2017-03-21 21:28:19 UTC by mvexel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for your contribution and welcome to OpenStreetMap!
commented 2017-03-21 15:00:20 UTC by bhousel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I hope you put a lot of effort in it. It is a pleasure to delete this stuff in 10s.

Please only add existing things to OSM. This is no playground.
commented 2017-03-21 14:56:02 UTC by Spanholz
(Discussed changesets: 1)
I connected the footway to the two streets to allow routing software to use the path.
commented 2017-03-21 14:16:50 UTC by Glassman
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi! Welcome to OSM. Please don't add incorrect data to our map to give yourself an advantage on Pokemon Go. OpenStreetMap is designed to be an accurate map of the world and thousands of people work together to make that happen. I'm going to revert yo...
commented 2017-03-21 12:55:00 UTC by iandees
(Discussed changesets: 4)
Hi carmenhotel,

You do not need to add + instead space between words in name tag. I have observed that you have been adding POIs with similar plus signs in name tags. Can you correct these? From the metadata, it appears that the changeset is creat...
commented 2017-03-21 12:42:29 UTC by manoharuss
(Discussed changesets: 2)
sir, how do you plan to fix this ?
commented 2017-03-21 11:15:38 UTC by Constable
(Discussed changesets: 2)
sir, did you see this ?
commented 2017-03-21 11:14:36 UTC by Constable
(Discussed changesets: 2)
sir, why did you add those paths to the American River relation?
I'm going to remove them from the relation, please pay more attention next time you deal with relations...
commented 2017-03-21 11:09:29 UTC by Constable
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi Jtfree,

The landuse industrial tag which you have given for the way 165498282 is incorrect. So, I went ahead and deleted the tag.

commented 2017-03-21 06:45:11 UTC by nammala
Mark Wong
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hello Mark Wong, Welcome to OpenStreetMap! Happy to see you editing here, but this changeset in particular seems to be adding a duplicate data to ʻIolani Palace. So I've removed the duplicate from your edits.

commented 2017-03-21 06:12:18 UTC by ramyaragupathy
(Discussed changesets: 12)
Hi StrangerVP,

I have deleted only the area you have given without any tag, I just kept the node with the information. The area with no tag is not valid so I deleted it.

commented 2017-03-21 04:02:46 UTC by nammala
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Oops so sorry my mistake on the missing letter I will double check and fix all them next week. Thanks for letting me know.
commented 2017-03-21 03:59:09 UTC by JessAk71
Chris Gkikas
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hey Chris! Thanks for your great edit and welcome to OpenStreetMap! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to give me a shout.
Happy Mapping,
Ethan aka FTA
commented 2017-03-21 01:44:21 UTC by FTA
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for the edits and welcome to OSM!
commented 2017-03-21 01:39:57 UTC by mvexel
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Thanks for adding this park! Keep up the good work.
commented 2017-03-20 23:21:51 UTC by iandees
(Discussed changesets: 1)
Hi! I reverted your changes because the line didn't seem to coordinate with any real-life feature and the trees you converted into a park don't seem to align with any park in the area. If you have any questions about this change, please let me know b...
commented 2017-03-20 23:16:05 UTC by iandees
(Discussed changesets: 1)
If you want to step up your editing skills, square the building when you have it drawn. Just select the building and use the square icon.
commented 2017-03-20 22:45:48 UTC by Glassman
(Discussed changesets: 1)
You might want to remember to change the commit message each time you save and upload. Although I forget all the time but it really helps others if you try to remember.
commented 2017-03-20 22:40:46 UTC by Glassman