Mappa Mercia is a project to grow OpenStreetMap in the West Midlands, UK. We run community events, provide training and support local organisations wishing to open up their data.
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Man_made=street_cabinet is not the most popular tag or object to map: there are only 753 instances in the UK according to taginfo. However ……they are proliferating at what seems a high rate judging... READ MORE
Greg Swinford has developed some tools for visualising Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) and OSM data, finding possible matches between it and importing useful tags into JOSM. FHRS data is a useful source... READ MORE
To take advantage of the good weather and light evenings during the summer months we tour around the region mapping areas which look either interesting or not well-mapped. So far this year we... READ MORE