[OSGeo-Discuss] Anyone interested in geocoding and routing?

John Callahan john.callahan at UDel.Edu
Thu Nov 6 06:40:53 PST 2008

 From another perspective, people I work with have very accurate address 
and street data for our area (several counties in our state.)  This 
project definitely would be beneficial to us.  Having accurate data for 
small to medium-sized areas is probably not uncommon.

- John

John Callahan
Geospatial Application Developer

Delaware Geological Survey
University of Delaware
227 Academy St, Newark DE 19716-7501
Tel: (302) 831-3584  

Email: john.callahan at udel.edu

Andrew Turner wrote:
> Yes Jody - this has been the common observation that tends to derail
> the discussion about even getting good toolsets out there. However, I
> would say there is at least "good enough" data to start with to seed
> and engine and once there is a need, the available data will get
> better.
> Andrew
> On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 8:00 AM, Jody Garnett <jody.garnett at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I always find data is the difficulty when starting a geocoder... am I
>> missing something?
>> You will find a good graph module in geotools with route finding etc.
>> Jody
>> Andrew Ross wrote:
>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>  A few of us have been talking and thought the timing might be right to
>>> try and start projects to work on Geocoding and Routing. We're still
>>> gathering information and checking to learn who's interested.
>>>  If you are interested, please check out the following wiki's and add your
>>> name in the section you are interested in.
>>>  http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OpenGeocoder
>>>  http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OpenRouter
>>>  There are experts out there that are far more knowledgeable about
>>> Geocoding and Routing than I am. To these good people: please feel empowered
>>> to make modifications, provide feedback in whatever way you feel most
>>> comfortable.
>>>  Thanks,
>>>  Andrew
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