In the United States, we set our road types using a national standard called
, in short, Functional Classification (FC). You can read a detailed explanation in our [https://wiki.waze.com/wiki/Road_types/USA#Functional_classification Road Type Wiki]
The Functional Classification has been completed in the Greater LA Area.
Every once in a great while, we find a short segment that was missed in the selection process for conversion, and it is important that these be corrected for routing continuity. In general, however, we ask that Road Types not be changed without consulting one of the Local Hosts. (LINK) A few small deviations have been hand-tuned here and there, to better accommodate real-life situations and Waze quirks , and it is important that these remain.
Freeway - 5
Ramp - 5