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== When to use Area or Point in Canada ==
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Here is the Canadian guidance on selecting Area or Point for Places in the Waze Map Editor. '''All areas are to be landmarked from fence line to fence line''' to include all parking lots, roads, and anything associated with the property. Parking lot roads (PLRs), parking lots, and gas stations all serve the same purpose.
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! width="23%" style="background-color: rgb(89, 137, 158); color: white;" | Parent
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! width="27%" style="background-color: rgb(89, 137, 158); color: white;" | Category
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! width="8%" style="background-color: rgb(89, 137, 158); color: white;" | Type
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| Car Services
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| Gas Station
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| Area
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| Many gas stations also have convenience stores and ATMs. Remember to use "Gas Station" as the primary category and the add any others which are relevant.
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| Professional and public
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| Conventions / Event Centre
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| Point
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| Professional and public
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| Hospital / Medical Care
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| Area
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| '''ONLY''' Hospitals, Emergency Rooms, and places offering ''Urgent'' Medical Care should use this category. ERs encompassed in a hospital Place Area should be points.
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Clinics and Medical offices which ''do not'' offer urgent medical care for Walk-ins should use the Office category (and any other appropriate category) instead.
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| Professional and public
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| Religious Centre
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| Professional and public
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| School
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| Area
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| Shopping and services
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| Hardware Store
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| Point
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| Shopping and services
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| Supermarket / Grocery
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Revision as of 05:30, 13 February 2015

Locking Standard

Canada has active "Traffic Locks", these locks are based on usage from users. They are limited to a max rank of 4, but can be any rank below.

Segments that have restricted turns must be locked to Level 5.

If the current lock or traffic lock is higher than the minimum standards listed below, please don't lower the lock.

Manoeuvre Road Minimum Locking Rank Standard
Segment Type Default locks
 Freeway  5
 Ramp  highest rank of connected segment
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 Major Highway  4
 Minor Highway  3
 Primary Street  2
 Street  1
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Place Naming

Place Naming in Canada should adhere to the following guidelines. Following the government agency naming guide is a list of businesses which are chains or franchises. Please use these name spellings when creating or updating a place.

Hospitals

Hospitals with Emergency Rooms must have "ER/Urgence" prefixed in the place name, for example:

ER - Brampton Civic Hospital
ER - St. Michael's Hospital
Urgence - Hôpital de Verdun

Government Agencies

Police Stations: City, Agency followed by division name, for example:

Toronto Police 12 Division
Peel Police 22 Division
O.P.P. Collingwood Detachment

Fire Stations: City, Agency followed by station number, for example:

Brampton Fire Station 221
Toronto Fire Station 347

When to use Area or Point in Canada

Here is the Canadian guidance on selecting Area or Point for Places in the Waze Map Editor. All areas are to be landmarked from fence line to fence line to include all parking lots, roads, and anything associated with the property. Parking lot roads (PLRs), parking lots, and gas stations all serve the same purpose.

The Primary Category for a Place is used to determine whether to use a Point or Area.

Parent Category Type Comments
Car Services Gas Station Area Many gas stations also have convenience stores and ATMs. Remember to use "Gas Station" as the primary category and the add any others which are relevant.
Professional and public Conventions / Event Centre Point
Professional and public Hospital / Medical Care Area ONLY Hospitals, Emergency Rooms, and places offering Urgent Medical Care should use this category. ERs encompassed in a hospital Place Area should be points.

Clinics and Medical offices which do not offer urgent medical care for Walk-ins should use the Office category (and any other appropriate category) instead.

Professional and public Religious Centre Point
Professional and public School Area
Shopping and services Hardware Store Point
Shopping and services Supermarket / Grocery Point